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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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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-

Homer A. Jack Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-063
Abstract Homer A. Jack (1916-1993) was a Unitarian Universalist clergyman and denominational official who sought to apply religious values to national and international affairs. Jack was executive secretary of the Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination (1943-1948), executive director of SANE (1960-1964), and secretary general of the World Conference on Religion and Peace (1970-1983). He had been minister of churches in Lawrence, Kansas (1942-1943), Evanston, Illinois (1948-1959),...
Dates: 1930-1995

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview

George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.

Dates: 1911-1937

Promoting Enduring Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-141
Overview 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-

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Houser, George M. 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 1
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Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Blake, Eugene Carson, 1906-1985 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Davis, Jerome, 1891-1979 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Earle, Clifford J., 1904-1982 1
Eisendrath, Maurice Nathan, 1902-1973 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fernandes, Angelo 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gandhi, Manilal, 1892-1956 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908- 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908-1986 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Halbert, Herschel 1
Harrington, Donald Szantho 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hoagland, Robert S. 1
Holcombe, Arthur Norman, 1884- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hunnius, F. C. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Federation of Students 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Japan/U.S. Inter-religious Consultation (3rd : 1983) (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Keys, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
Lally, Francis J. (Francis Joseph), 1918- 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Lord, John Wesley, 1903- 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mahadevan, T. K. 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Inter-religious Conference on Peace (1966) (Washington, D.C.) 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Peachey, Paul, 1918- 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Promoting Enduring Peace (Organization) 1
Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo 1
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