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A Quaker Action Group Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Akron Council for Peace Action Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Akron Council for Peace Action
Dates: 1936-1946

Albert Einstein Institution Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1974 -

American Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-003
Overview In the 1820s William Ladd of the Maine Peace Society suggested that the regional US peace societies become associated in a national organization. As a result, the peace societies of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) merged in May 1828 to form the American Peace Society [APS]. The stated purpose of the American Peace Society was to "promote permanent international peace through justice; and to advance in every proper way the general use of...
Dates: 1828-1947

American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts
Dates: 1938-1939

Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Buffalo Peace and Arbitration Society Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Buffalo Peace and Arbitration Society
Dates: 1911-1916

Central Organisation for a Durable Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Netherlands-Central Organization for a Durable Peace
Overview The Central Organisation for a Durable Peace was formed at The Hague (the Netherlands) in April 1915 by representatives from nine European nations and the United States. The deliberations of this meeting were summarized in a manifesto, and a nine point minimum-program calling for coercive sanctions, which were studied by nine international research committees and several national committees. Departing from strict pacifism, the organization expressed a willingness to accept military sanctions...
Dates: 1914-1919

Clergy and Laity Concerned Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-120
Overview The collection includes minutes (1966-1973), correspondence (1965-1978), material on Clergy and Laity Concerned's programs and projects, Clergy and Laity Concerned (CALC) publications and posters, press releases, clippings, photographs, and files on local CALC groups, particularly the Metropolitan Chicago Chapter (1969-1981). Also included are files of the newspaper American Report (1970-1974) and material relating to Help Unsell the War, a mass media campaign in 1971-1972. Correspondents...
Dates: 1965-1983

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 79
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 35
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. 6
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 6
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Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 4
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 3
International organization -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements 3
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism 2
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- New Hampshire -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Rhode Island -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Political activity -- 20th century 2
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States 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
Animal rights 1
Anti-fascist movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Arbitration (International law) -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, English -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- France 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civilian-based defense -- 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
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Dance -- Political aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Democracy -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
Flags 1
Franklin County (Ohio) -- History -- Sources 1
Freedmen -- Education -- South Carolina 1
Fund raising -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Great Britain 1
Human rights movements -- History -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
International law -- Sources 1
International police -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 6
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 4
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Lyttle, Bradford 4
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
American Peace Society 3
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
McReynolds, David 3
Newton, Ray 3
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 3
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 3
Universal Peace Union 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 2
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 2
Camp, Kay 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 2
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 2
Dulles, Sophia H. 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Gara, Larry 2
Gordon, Lindley V. 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Hedemann, Ed 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
International Federation of Students 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
League of Nations 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 2
Meacham, Stewart 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council for Prevention of War (Great Britain) 2
National Peace Conference (U.S.) 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Peckover, Priscilla Hannah, 1833-1931 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Samuel, Pat 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 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
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters League 2
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 2
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Wood, Richard R. (Richard Reeve), 1897-1982 2
World Without War Council 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
Akron Council for Peace Action 1
Albert Einstein Institution (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Albright, William A. 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
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