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Turn Toward Peace Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Turn Toward Peace
Overview Turn Toward Peace was founded in 1961 as a cooperative national effort of about 60 peace and liberal internationalist organizations; Norman Thomas was Chairman of TTP, and Robert Gilmore was the Executive Director. There eventually were offices in several large cities and 38 national organizations were affiliated with the organization. But by 1963, serious discord divided TTP and several years later a group split off to became the World Without War Council; some regional offices retained the...
Dates: 1961-1970

Vietnam Summer Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and...
Dates: 1915-

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

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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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