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Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-135
Abstract

The Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice was initated in 1974 to "call for disarmament, a simultaneous shift of economic priorities away from militarism and toward meeting domestic and global human needs, and removal of the causes of war." When the Walk ended on October 18, 1976 at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., walkers had covered 8,000 miles through 34 states.

Dates: 1975-1978

Delaware Peace Society Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware Peace Society
Dates: 1895-1917

Emergency Peace Committee Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Committee
Dates: 1931-1933

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-

Friends Peace and International Relations Committee Collected Materials

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Peace and International Relations...
Abstract

Collection consists primarily of printed material: form letters, minutes of meetings, newsletters, reports, news articles, and pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890-1976

A. Ruth Fry Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Abstract [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on...
Dates: 1905-1957

Georgia Peace Society Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Georgia Peace Society
Dates: 1931-1937

Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-147
Abstract

In 1986 six hundred people marched across the United States to demonstrate their opposition to the world-wide nuclear arms race. The march took nine months from California to Washington, D.C. The marchers wrote: "we will create a non-violent focus for positive change; the imperative being that nuclear weapons are politically, socially, economically and morally unjustifiable, and that, in any number, they are unacceptable." The GPM was also a traveling intentional and communal society.

Dates: 1986 - Date; Majority of material found within 1986

Hague Appeal for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-211
Abstract The Hague Appeal for Peace is an organization with a global campaign to create a "culture of peace" through the following means: by strengthening humanitarian and human rights laws and institutions, by advancing the prevention, peaceful resolution, and transformation of conflicts, by abolishing nuclear weapons and develop disarmament campaigns, and identifying the root causes of war. More than 800 organizations--human rights, environmental, gender, disarmament-- have endorsed the HAP...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1997-2007

Henry Ford Peace Expedition Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-018
Abstract 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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 79
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 35
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
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Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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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
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Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
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Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Dance -- Political aspects -- History -- Sources 1
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Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- 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
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 3
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
Chalmers, Ruth 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
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