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Mobilization for Survival Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mobilization for Survival
Dates: 1977-

A.J. Muste Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Abstract A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

New York Friends Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-198
Abstract

A funding agency for U.S. peace and antinuclear groups, organized and run by activist Doris Shamleffer.

Dates: 1958-1997

New York Yearly Meeting Records: Outreach and Witness Committees

 Collection — Othertype SW/NYy/600_799
Identifier: QM-NYy-600_799
Scope and Contents

Records include minutes, reports, and general files of the New York Yearly Meeting committees particularly involved in carrying out the Quaker testimonies which involved outreach. Each committee is described and ennumerated separately, with reference to its predecessors and sucessors.

Dates: 1795-2011

October 6 Witness Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-October 6 Witness
Abstract

Includes correspondence (1983-1984), minutes of meetings, financial records, mailing lists, planning reports, publicity, press coverage, newspaper clippings, and follow-up notes. Correspondents include Bruce Birchard, Samuel D. Caldwell, and Morton Frank.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1983-1984

Peace Action Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-151
Abstract The Peace Action collection is a continuation of the SANE and SANE Education Fund (DG 58) collection, which also resides at the SCPC (the papers of the Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign are at the University of Missouri at St. Louis). It documents the merger of SANE and the NWFC, as well as the goals and work of the merged organization, through meeting minutes, correspondence, program files, press clippings and other publicity, statements and communications with Congress and other leaders, as...
Dates: 1986-

Physicians for Social Responsibility Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-175
Abstract Founded in 1961 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, by a group of physicians. PSR is an organization, and association of doctors concerned with the challenge of the nuclear age: "man's scientific knowledge now provides an unprecedented opportunity for medical and social advance; yet thermonuclear war poses a supreme threat to the health and survival of mankind." Since prevention is the only effective remedy, and therapy, these physicians are attempting to explore a new area of preventive medicine:...
Dates: 1970-

Lawrence Scott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Abstract

Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.

Dates: 1955-1965

Kevin J. Shay Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Shay, Kevin
Abstract

Kevin J. Shay is a journalist, author, photographer, activist, and marcher for peace and justice.

Dates: 1983-2000

Edward F. Snyder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-241
Abstract Edward Furnas Snyder is a Quaker lobbyist for peace, civil rights, and economic justice. He joined staff of Friends Committee on National Legislation in 1955 and retired in 1990 as Executive Secretary of the FCNL Snyder argued against legislation for a U.S. military draft and excessive military spending; worked for cultural and scientific exchanges between Soviet and U.S. citizens to lessen tensions of the Cold War. Edward and Dorothy Snyder have long been tax resisters arguing that the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 37
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 37
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 6
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Arms control -- History -- Sources 2
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- Directories 1
Antinuclear movement -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms race -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Arms race -- United States -- Economic policy -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental justice -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental protection -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental responsibility -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmentalism -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
German Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Government spending policy -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Grassroots Peace Directory -- History -- Sources 1
Human ecology -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Lutheran Church -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
My weekly reader 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- Directories 1
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear nonproliferation -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear warfare -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- United States 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Information services -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Poetry 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Unitarian Universalist churches -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 6
Lyttle, Bradford 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Golden Rule (Ketch) 4
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Omaha Action (Project) 4
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Berg, Lloyd A. 2
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Cousins, Norman 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Frank, Morton 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (Organization) 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932-2020 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Walk for Peace (Project) 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Abington Coalition for a Nuclear Arms Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Access (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Affeldt, Allan 1
Aicher, Paul J. 1
Alabama Freeze Coalition 1
Alabama Nuclear Freeze Campaign 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Ames Bilateral Freeze Campaign (Iowa) 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
April Action (Organization) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Backe, John 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Bergen County Freeze Campaign (New Jersey) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Beyond Nuclear (Organization) 1
Birchard, Bruce 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Block, Bonnie 1
Boylan, Kathy Shields 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Californians for a Bilateral Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Nick (Minister) 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Chavez, Daniel 1
Chicago Area Faculty for a Freeze on the Nuclear Arms Race 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Citizens Against Nuclear War (U.S.) 1
Civil Defense Protest Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Diane K. 1
Clark, Gordon 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Coalition for Nuclear Disarmament (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coalition for Peace Action (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coalition to Reverse the Nuclear Arms Race (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Community Peace Squad (New York, N.Y.) 1
Computer-Based Peace Information Project 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Connecticut Freeze Campaign for a US-USSR Nuclear Arms Freeze 1
Conroy, Evan 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cortright, David, 1946- 1
Cottom, Carolyn 1
Council for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Dean, Mary 1
Deccy, Peter 1
Delaware County Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
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