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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

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

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

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American Friends Service Committee 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
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Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 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
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Shelters for the Shelterless (Project) 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 1
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
War Resisters League 1
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
World Without War Council 1
Yoder, John Howard 1
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
Zahn, Gordon C. (Gordon Charles), 1918-2007 1
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