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Committee for Non-violent Revolution Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Non-Violent Revolution
Dates: 1946

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Abstract CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Peaceful Alternatives
Dates: 1949-1952

Committee of Liaison with Families of Servicemen Detained in North Vietnam Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-227
Abstract The Committee of Liaison with Families of Servicemen Detained in North Vietnam was founded in 1969. Cora Weiss was the co-chair and director of the organization from 1969-1972. The Committee organized the exchange of letters and packages between families of prisoners of war in Vietnam and the POWs. The Committee played a significant role in providing information to the U.S. public about the POW situation and in the public debates about this issue. Other supporters and activists with the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1969-1973

Committee on Peace and Service of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee on Peace and Service-Bucks Quarterly Meeting
Abstract

Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, statements and reports, press releases, and news clippings. Correspondents include Conveners Mary Bye and Edward G. Ramberg, a noted physicist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-1976

Common Ground Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-243
Abstract Common Ground was a community of faith founded by Quakers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1982 to break cycles of poverty, racism, and sexism through nonviolence education and action. Collaborative work with Baton Rouge Friends Meeting, local Clergy and Laity Concerned and Dignity chapters led to founding and shared workspace at Bienville House Center for Peace and Justice. Common Ground developed an educational program for abused residents and ex-residents from the city's domestic violence...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-2006

Conciliation Internationale Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Conciliation internationale
Abstract

Includes subject/reference files, program, pamphlets, and invitation.

Dates: 1906-1930

Congrès Démocratique International pour la Paix Collection

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Congres democratique international pour la paix
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, publicity materials, and pamphlets.

Dates: 1921-1936

Congrés National de la Paix Collection

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Congres national de la paix
Abstract

Reports and other items related to the Congrés national de la paix for 1902, 1904, 1908, 1911, 1923, 1926, 1949.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1902-1949

Consultative Peace Council Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 385
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 6
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 3
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 144
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 81
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 41
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 38
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 34
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 29
Peace movements -- United States 26
Peace movements -- France -- History -- Sources 21
Peace movements 20
Peace -- Societies, etc. 18
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 17
Antinuclear movement -- United States 13
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 10
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 9
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 9
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 9
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 9
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 8
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 8
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 8
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 8
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 7
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 7
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 7
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 7
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 6
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 6
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
International organization -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear arms control -- United States 6
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear disarmament -- United States 6
Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States 6
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- New England -- History -- Sources 6
Women and peace 6
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Direct action -- History -- Sources 5
Disarmament 5
Nonviolence 5
Nuclear disarmament 5
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Religious aspects 5
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 5
Peace walks and marches 5
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 5
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- France -- History -- Sources 4
Nuclear facilities -- Environmental aspects -- United States 4
Pacifism 4
Pacifism -- France -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 4
Peace movements -- Great Britain 4
Peace movements -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 4
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Student movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
United States 4
United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America 4
Women and peace -- United States 4
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement 3
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 3
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Human rights -- Central America -- History -- Sources 3
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980- -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 3
Nonviolence -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- United States 3
Peace movements -- California -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Germany 3
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Language
English 367
French 31
German 12
Esperanto 2
Italian 2
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 18
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 18
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 15
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 14
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 14
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War Resisters League 13
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 12
Lyttle, Bradford 12
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 10
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 9
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 9
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 8
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 8
Willoughby, George, pacifist 8
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 7
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 7
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 7
Kaufman, Abraham 7
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 7
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 7
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 7
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 6
American Peace Society 6
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Committee for Nonviolent Action 6
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 6
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 6
League of Nations 6
McReynolds, David 6
Newton, Ray 6
Pickus, Robert 6
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 6
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 6
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 5
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 5
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 5
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 5
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 5
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 5
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 5
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 5
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 5
Omaha Action (Project) 5
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 5
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 5
War Resisters' International 5
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 5
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 4
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 4
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 4
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 4
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 4
DiGia, Ralph 4
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 4
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 4
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 4
Golden Rule (Ketch) 4
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 4
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 4
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 4
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 4
Reynolds, Earle L. 4
Shivers, Lynne 4
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 4
Universal Peace Union 4
Walker, Charles C. 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 4
World Without War Council 4
A Quaker Action Group 3
American League against War and Fascism 3
Berrigan, Daniel 3
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 3
Camp, Kay 3
Cousins, Norman 3
Davidov, Marv 3
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
Finch, Henry Le Roy 3
Forest, Jim (James H.) 3
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 3
Gara, Larry 3
Gottlieb, Edward P. 3
Gottlieb, Sanford 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 3
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
Keep America Out of War Congress 3
Keys, Donald 3
Lakey, George 3
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 3
Lens, Sidney 3
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Meacham, Stewart 3
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 3
National Peace Conference (U.S.) 3
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 3
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
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