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William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Larry Gara Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gara, Larry
Abstract

Includes two typescripts: Amnesty and Reconciliation, and Peace Testimony: Root and Branch [annotated photocopy]; leaflet and periodical with mention of Gara's conscientious objection; slide show titled Active Nonviolence stored separately as Slide Show 2.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

Theodore Brinton Hetzel Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hetzel, Theodore Brinton
Overview

Theodore Brinton Hetzel was a semi-professional photojournalist and took many photographs of peace and anti-war activities in the Philadelphia area and in Washington, D.C. from the late 1950s through the mid 1970s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1966-1990

George Lakey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-259
Dates: 1974-1984

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

Victor Paschkis Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-119
Overview

Victor Paschkis (1898-1991), born in Vienna, was a Quaker, a mechanical engineer, and a professor. He was the founder, and first president, of the Society for Social Responsibility in Science. He also served as the chairman of the National Friends Conference on Race Relations, the American Friends Service Committee's Race Relations Committee, and the Committee on Fair Employment. Paschkis taught at Columbia University.

Dates: 1946-1976

Peace Association of Friends in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-027
Overview

The Peace Association of Friends in America was organized in 1867 by Orthodox Friends in the New York, Baltimore, North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, Western and Iowa Yearly Meetings in reaction to the Civil War, with its mission being to convince Friends and others that war was unchristian, inhumane and unnecessary.

Dates: 1868-1944

Edward Thomas and Margaret Loring Thomas Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Thomas, Edward-Margaret Loring Thomas
Overview

Edward Thomas was a chemist and chemical patent lawyer in New York City. His wife Margaret Loring Thomas had been active in settlement work and a teacher of home economics before marriage. Both were activist, pacifist Quakers.

Dates: 1917-1952

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Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
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Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
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Berg, Lloyd A. 1
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Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Cary, John R. 1
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Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Club of Rome 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dreher, Carl, 1896- 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.). Peace Board 1
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gara, Larry 1
Hadley, W. Spencer 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Hewitt, William F. 1
Hilton, Alice Mary 1
Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930 1
Hole, Allen David, 1866-1940 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lakey, George 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mugdan, Heinrich 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Newton, Ray 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Association of Friends in America 1
Pennington, Levi Talbott, 1875 - 1
Polster, Norman E. 1
Rabins, Michael J. (Michael Jerome), 1932- 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sachsse, Hans, 1906- 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schimpf, Georg Wolfgang 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Society for Social Responsibility in Science 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Beers, G. G. 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Walton, Clarence Cyril, 1915- 1
War Resisters League 1
Weisskopf, Walter A. 1
Williams College. Institute of Politics 1
Woodward, Walter Carleton, 1878-1942 1
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