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Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Abstract 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

Robin Harper Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Abstract

Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

Milton Lowenthal Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-191
Abstract

Milton Lowenthal was an activist involved in peace and antinuclear movements in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, specifically those related to Three Mile Island and the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. He was a sponsor of Japanese antinuclear artist Kazuaki Kita. This collection includes correspondence, financial records, manuscripts, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, reference files, and other memorabilia.

Dates: 1962-1994

Main Line Peace Center Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Main Line Peace Center
Abstract

Collection includes printed correspondence pamphlets, flyers.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1973

Main Line Unitarian Church Peace and Justice Committee Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Main Line Unitarian Church: Peace and Justice
Abstract

Collection consists of printouts of email communications from the Peace and Justice Committee.

Dates: Majority of material found within 2004-2008

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Abstract The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

Philadelphia War Tax Resistance Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-182
Abstract

The Philadelphia War Tax Resistance was an organization that advocated nonviolence in order to end war, racism, sexism, and human exploitation, as well as promoted nonpayment of taxes that funded war and defense. This collection includes correspondence, administrative files, court records, financial records, minutes of meetings, periodicals, and reference files.

Dates: 1967-1992

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Abstract

George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.

Dates: 1931-2010

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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
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 2
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Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
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. International Office 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
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 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
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