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Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract

Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.

Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

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

Robin Harper Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Overview

Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

United Pacifists of West Chester and Vicinity Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-United Pacifists of West Chester and Vicinity
Dates: 1952-1971

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Overview

George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.

Dates: 1931-2010

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 7
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Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 3
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War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
Internationalists 1
Internationalists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester -- History -- Sources 1
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 1
Pennsylvania 1
Physicists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Mexico 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace 1
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- 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
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
McReynolds, David 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Camp, Kay 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Haverford College 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Kulka, Rosa 1
Lakey, George 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
McAlister, Elizabeth 1
Movement for a New Society 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Portell-Vilá, Herminio, 1901-1992 1
Prasad, Devi 1
Prayer and Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 1
Shaw, Paul Vanorden, 1898- 1
Shirer, William L. (William Lawrence), 1904-1993 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Tiller, Phyllis M. 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
United Pacifists of West Chester and Vicinity (Pa.) 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Universal Peace Union 1
Vidal, Gore, 1925- 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walk for Peace (Project) 1
War Resisters League 1
War Resisters' International 1
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 1
Wheeler, Elizabeth A. 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Wolkins, Lyra Trueblood 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
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