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Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1937-ca. 1943)
Abstract

Includes constitution (1938), minutes (1937-1943), correspondence (1937-1943), form letters, financial records, leaflets, speeches, releases, membership lists, bulletins (1938-1941), clippings, and other records. Correspondents include Maria Biasone, Orton S. Clark, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, Daniel A. Poling, and Richard R. Wood.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1937-1943

Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1925-ca. 1932)
Abstract Includes scattered minutes (1924-1932), scattered correspondence (1924-1928), form letters, statements, membership lists, bulletins (1925-1928) and materials relating to several conferences on the teaching of history, and other records, of the first Philadelphia Peace Council (1922-ca. 1932), earlier known as Philadelphia Council for World Peace. Correspondents include J. Howard Branson, Sophia H. Dulles, Harold Evans, Agnes M. Irwin, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, and Richard R....
Dates: 1924-1931

Practical Peace League Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Practical Peace League
Dates: 1908

Promoting Enduring Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-141
Abstract Promoting Enduring Peace was founded in 1952, with headquarters in Woodmont, Connecticut. Principles of the organization included: peace with freedom and justice for all, support for the United Nations, and belief in religion as the fundamental force for righteousness. Today PEP's mission is to conduct peace education promoting the advent of a harmonious planetary commonwealth through the convergence of the worldwide movements for disarmament, social justice, and environmental stewardship as...
Dates: 1949-

Rhode Island Council for Peace Action Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rhode Island Council for Peace Action
Dates: 1936-1941

Rhode Island Peace Society Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rhode Island Peace Society
Dates: 1819-1844

Rockland County Peace Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-121
Abstract

The Rockland County Peace Association was a small local peace group begun in 1930 to stimulate popular education and public opinion with a view to the prevention of war. It carried on relief work during World War II through the American Friends Service Committee.

Dates: 1930-1950

Martha Schofield Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-134
Abstract Martha Schofield (1839-1916) was a Hicksite Quaker teacher from Pennsylvania who founded the Schofield Normal and Industrial School in Aiken, S. C., in 1868 to provide education for formerly enslaved people. The School gradually evolved into a boarding school for training young blacks in industrial trades or to become teachers. It was absorbed into the public school system in 1952. Martha Fell Schofield was born Feb. 1, 1839, near Newtown, Bucks County, PA. She was the daughter of Oliver W....
Dates: 1853-1944 (bulk 1856-1916)

Student Peace Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-065
Abstract

The Student Peace Union was founded at the University of Chicago in 1959. It was an intercollegiate student group whose members believed that neither war nor the threat of war could any longer be successfully used to settle international disputes.

Dates: 1959-1967

Syracuse Peace Council Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Syracuse Peace Council
Dates: 1938-; Majority of material found within 1969-1989

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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
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- 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
United States 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 -- 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
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
Children's literature -- Awards -- 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
Freed persons -- 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
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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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