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A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

American Interracial Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Interracial Peace Committee
Abstract

Pamphlets and leaflets.

Dates: 1928-

Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract

Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.

Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Children's Crusade for Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Children's Crusade for Peace
Dates: 1915

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

Delaware County Peace Action Collected Records

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

Delaware County Pledge of Resistance Records

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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

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

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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

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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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 18
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Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
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War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Political activity 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 1
Chiapas (Mexico) -- History -- Peasant Uprising, 1994- -- Sources 1
Children and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 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 objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- 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
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
Human rights -- Central America -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- Latin America -- History -- Sources 1
International Year of the Child, 1979 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
Jews -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980- -- Sources 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Unitarian Universalist churches -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Devon -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Haverford -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 1
Pennsylvania 1
Physicists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Quaker women 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Mexico 1
United States -- Race relations 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Weapons industry -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace 1
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
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Lakey, George 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
McReynolds, David 2
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Shivers, Lynne 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
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
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 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
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Camp, Kay 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Champney, Horace 1
Children's Crusade for Peace 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Delaware County Peace Action (Organization) 1
Delaware County Pledge of Resistance (Organization) 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Egnal, Abraham, 1908- 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Eldredge, David 1
Eves, William 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hardin, George C. 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Haverford College 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Keys, Donald 1
Kita, Kazuaki, 1934- 1
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