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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

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

Robert Levering Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract

Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.

Dates: 1967-1972

Macedonia Cooperative Community Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-071
Overview The Macedonia Cooperative Community was formed in 1937 northern Georgia by Morris Randolph Mitchell (1895-1976), an educator who later served as the first president of Friends World College. The Macedonia Cooperative Community, which took its name from a nearby Baptist Church, was comprised of families who worked collectively on dairy, agricultural, forestry, and woodworking projects that provided the economic underpinnings of the community. Originally established as an economic cooperative,...
Dates: 1937-1958

Society of Friends Collected Peace Materials

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-033
Overview

The material in this collection was gathered from various sources and reflects an eclectic mix of writings by and about Quakers in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Dates: 1827-1976

Society of Friends collected peace materials : [microform]

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Identifier: SCPC-Reel-83.1
Abstract Bulk of the collection is in printed or mimeographed form, with some typed or photocopied items also present. Included are pamphlets, tracts, leaflets, articles and reprints, reports, speeches, statements, form letters, announcements and papers relating to conferences and other meetings, and clippings. The collection was microfilmed in 1979. In 2003, a large amount of material duplicated elsewhere in the Peace Collection was removed, so that the material in the boxes no longer corresponds to...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1827-1983

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A Quaker Action Group 2
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Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
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Beheiren 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Champney, Horace 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends International Disarmament Council 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hutterian Brethren 1
Infield, Henrik F. 1
Jackson, Elmore, 1910-1989 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Keeton, Morris T. 1
Lakey, George 1
Lasserre, Henri, 1875-1945 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Macedonia Cooperative Community 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Meyer, Christopher (Business owner) 1
Miller, Edward R. 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Mitchell, Barbara Jaynes 1
Moody, Roger 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
Newton, David, 1914- 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Roberts, Elvin 1
Roberts, Lucille Turpen 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
White, Simeon 1
Whitewater Quarterly Meeting (Society of Friends : Whitewater, Ind.). Peace Committee 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Wiser, Arthur 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
Wood, William, 1864-1947 1
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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