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Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Friends National Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends National Peace Committee
Overview

A short-lived Quaker organization that promoted peace during World War I.

Dates: 1915-1917

Friends Peace and International Relations Committee Collected Materials

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Peace and International Relations...
Abstract

Collection consists primarily of printed material: form letters, minutes of meetings, newsletters, reports, news articles, and pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890-1976

Friends Washington Peace Headquarters Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends Washington Peace Headquarters
Dates: 1916

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

Weston-Super-Mare Peace Society Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Weston-Super-Mare Peace Society
Overview

A peace society located in Somerset, England, and founded in 1910.

Dates: 1910-1941

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 5
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends and world politics -- History -- Sources 2
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Animal rights 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Peace movements -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cary, John R. 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1