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A Quaker Action Group Records

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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 order,...
Dates: 1965-1973

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview 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

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Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
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Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Beheiren 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Champney, Horace 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Haworth, Neil D. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Keyes, Gene 1
Lakey, George 1
Lazar, Edward 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Polaris Action 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
Swann, Robert S. 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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