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Henry Ford Peace Expedition Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-018
Overview On December 4, 1915, Henry Ford and over one hundred delegates and reporters left Hoboken, New Jersey, aboard the steamship Oscar II bound for Norway, and an itinerary of peace meetings in nonbelligerant Europe. The purpose of the Henry Ford Peace Expedition was the establishment of a conference of neutral nations which would seek to implement peace proposals through continuous mediation. Although Ford left the expedition at Christiana (Oslo) for health reasons, the delegation visited...
Dates: 1915-1916

International Association of the Friends of Peace Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-International Association of the Friends of Peace
Abstract

Items held: letter dated April 25, 1913, and the Platform of the International Association.

Dates: 1913

Keep America Out of War Congress Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Keep America Out of War
Overview The Keep America Out of War Congress was founded in 1938 (as the Keep America Out of War Comittee), by several leading peace organizations. The Congress was to pursue a joint, minimum six-point peace program. The aims of this program included the removal of U.S. ships and nationals from belligerent zones, a war referendum, the abandonment of plans for conscription and industrial mobilization, and greater economic and social justice at home and abroad. The Keep America Out of War Congress was...
Dates: 1938-1942

League of Nations Union (U.S.) Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League of Nations Union (U.S.)
Dates: 1919 - 1922

Belva Ann Lockwood Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-098
Overview Belva Ann McNall Lockwood (1830-1917), was the first woman attorney to practice before the Supreme Court. She personally lobbied members of Congress to pass a special act admitting women to the bar of the Court, and first practiced before the Court in 1879. Lockwood ran for the U.S. presidency in 1884 and 1888, being the first woman to have a complete, national campaign for that office. From the 1870s onward Lockwood was active with the radical peace group, the Universal Peace Union,...
Dates: 1878-1917, 1984, 1986, 1992

Massachusetts Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-075
Overview The National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam was a conference of groups opposed to the United States' involvement in Vietnam. This groups in1966 and its first major undertaking at that time was to organize a mass rally on April 15, 1967, both in New York City and in San Francisco. The Mobe's chief aim was to mobilize public opinion against the Vietnamese War and against such other injustices of society as black inequality. It sought to weld a coalition of existing peace...
Dates: 1966-1969

National Peace Conference (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-049
Overview

The National Peace Conference was formed in 1933 to unify and coordinate the efforts of various organizations interested in world justice and peace. The organization was active until 1951.

Dates: 1933-1951

National Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Peace Federation
Dates: 1915

New York Yearly Meeting Records: Outreach and Witness Committees

 Collection — othertype: SW/NYy/600_799
Identifier: QM-NYy-600_799
Scope and Contents

Records include minutes, reports, and general files of the New York Yearly Meeting committees particularly involved in carrying out the Quaker testimonies which involved outreach. Each committee is described and ennumerated separately, with reference to its predecessors and sucessors.

Dates: 1795-2011

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 33
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Subject
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 4
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Aiken (S.C.) -- Social conditions -- History -- 19th century 1
Anti-fascist movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Japan -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
Freedmen -- Education -- South Carolina 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Johns Island (S.C.) -- History -- 19th century 1
Laity -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Literary prizes -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mediation, International -- History -- Sources 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Militarism -- History -- Sources 1
Missionaries -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- United States 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Awards 1
Peace -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace-building -- International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
Political parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political persecution -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Practice of law -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Political activity -- 20th century 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Radicalism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Saint Helena Island (S.C.) -- History -- 19th century 1
Sea Islands -- Social conditions -- 19th century 1
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
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Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
McReynolds, David 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Newton, Ray 3
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
American Peace Society 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 2
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 2
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 2
Camp, Kay 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 2
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Gara, Larry 2
Hedemann, Ed 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Meacham, Stewart 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Samuel, Pat 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 2
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 2
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
War Resisters League 2
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Aberman, Sidney 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Affeldt, Allan 1
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 1
Alexander, Joseph G. (Joseph Gundry), 1848- 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Amdur, Stephen 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American League for Peace and Democracy 1
American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Armentrout, Barbara 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Beals, Charles Edward, 1869-1931 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, Fay 1
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman), 1902-1995 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
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