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Delaware County Committee on Hiroshima-Nagasaki Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Committee-Hiroshima-Nagasaki
Abstract

Includes: correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, flyers regarding the August 6, 1986 commemoration; also a play written about the bombings and the aftermath by Steve Friedman titled "Fallout".

Dates: Majority of material found in 1986

Delaware County Jobs with Peace Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Jobs with Peace
Abstract

Primarily printed material; includes: correspondence, flyers, newspaper clippings, periodicals, publicity materials. Includes information about Delaware County Project V.O.T.E. (Project VOTE) which merged into Delaware County Jobs with Peace in 1988 or 1989.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1986-1992

Delaware County Peace Action Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Peace Action
Dates: 1967-1975

Delaware County Pledge of Resistance Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-242
Abstract

Delaware County [Pennsylvania] Pledge of Resistance (aka Delco Pledge of Resistance) was organized in the Fall of 1986. It was originally founded as a response to the threat of a U.S. invasion into Nicaragua and U.S. government's policies toward Central America. Delaware County Pledge of Resistance persisted as a local group, working for economic and social justice for oppressed people in the United States and abroad. The group disbanded in winter 2008.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2002

Delaware County Wage Peace and Justice Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Wage Peace and Justice
Abstract

Primarily printouts of emails regarding activities of Delaware County Wage Peace & Justice.

Dates: Majority of material found within 2002-

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract

Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

Abraham Egnal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-136
Overview

Abraham Egnal was a former teacher of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was very active in the Philadelphia area peace movement. He received his B.S. and M.A. degrees in economics from the University of Pennsylvania. Egnal organized many peace rallies and marches. He was the chairman of the West Philadelphia-Main Line Committee of the National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy, the Greater Philadelphia Council, and the Philadelphia Mobilization Committee in 1967.

Dates: 1949-1968; Majority of material found within 1960-1968

Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1920, 1938-1951

Fellowship of Peace Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Fellowship of Peace
Dates: 1931-1946

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 46
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 10
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 7
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Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Political activity 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Kennett Square 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester -- History -- Sources 1
Arbitration (International law) -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control 1
Arms control -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Bankers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Chiapas (Mexico) -- History -- Peasant Uprising, 1994- -- Sources 1
Children and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Church work with refugees -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Community development, Urban -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Religious aspects 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Defense industries -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Flags 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Fund raising -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Harrisburg (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Human rights -- Central America -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- Latin America -- History -- Sources 1
International Year of the Child, 1979 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists 1
Internationalists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish-Arab relations 1
Jews -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980- -- Sources 1
McKeesport (Pa.) -- History -- Sources. 1
Media (Pa.) -- History -- Sources. 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Military-industrial complex -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 1
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Non-governmental organizations -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region 1
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Names
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
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Wood, Richard R. (Richard Reeve), 1897-1982 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 2
Dulles, Sophia H. 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Lakey, George 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
McReynolds, David 2
Movement for a New Society 2
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 2
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Universal Peace Union 2
War Resisters League 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Interracial Peace Committee 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beheiren 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Biasone, Maria 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Branson, J. Howard 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Bye, Mary, 1913- 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Central American Sanctuary Alliance of Delaware County (Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Champney, Horace 1
Children's Crusade for Peace 1
Church Peace Union 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Clark, Orton S. 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Concord Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Delaware County Campaign for Peace & Justice 1
Delaware County Campaign for Peace in the Middle East 1
Delaware County Committee on Hiroshima-Nagasaki 1
Delaware County Jobs with Peace 1
Delaware County Peace Action (Organization) 1
Delaware County Pledge of Resistance (Organization) 1
Delaware County Project V.O.T.E. 1
Delaware County Wage Peace & Justice 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dodson, Shirley 1
Doty, Hiram, 1913-1988 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Egnal, Abraham, 1908- 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Eldredge, David 1
Elkinton, David Cope, 1915- 1
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