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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 Friends Service Committee, Committee on Rights of Conscience Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-006
Overview

Contains the records of American Friends Service Committee, Committee on Rights of Conscience, 1955-1962, including minutes and other supporting documents. Persons represented include Faith Bissell, Miriam E. Brailey, Harrop Freeman, Frederick Fuges, Alan Howe, Mary Knowles, Patrick M. Malin, Roland Pennock, Sara Pickus, Harry B. Sprogell, Frederick B. Tolles, and John T. Watkins.

Dates: 1955-1962

Baltimore Yearly Meeting draft epistles collection

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-269
Abstract

Collection of manuscript drafts of epistles prepared by Baltimore Yearly Meeting to send to the Yearly Meetings of Philadelphia, New York, Rhode Island, and North Carolina. Most concern the education and treatment of Indians, African Americans, and Quaker children; also, opposition to war and the production of liquor by Friends. All are handwritten with corrections.

Dates: 1776-1815

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

T. Atkinson Jenkins Research for Friends World Conference (London, 1920)

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-075
Overview T. Atkinson Jenkins (1868-1935) was a Quaker and a university professor. The collection contains chiefly correspondence, questionnaires, notes, clippings, and other papers, relating to Jenkins's collection of information on Friends' attitudes to the Mexican and Civil wars, information which was designed to be part of the reassessment of the Quaker peace testimony in preparation for the first Friends World Conference (London, 1920). Also includes bibliography of Jenkins' writings on French...
Dates: 1917-1919

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

 Collection
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

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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Education 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Collective settlements -- New York (State) -- Rifton -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- England -- London 1
Congresses and conventions -- Great Britain 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Cooperative societies -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Cooperative societies -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Epistles 1
French language -- Bibliography 1
French literature -- Bibliography 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Indians of North America -- Education 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Religious aspects 1
Militarism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Quakers -- Correspondence 1
Quakers -- Maryland 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Questionnaires 1
Religious communities -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Societies living in common without vows -- History -- Sources 1
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects 1
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Universities and colleges -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War finance -- History -- Sources 1
Work camps -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
bibliographies 1
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Names
A Quaker Action Group 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
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American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Beheiren 1
Bissell, Faith 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brayley, Miriam E. 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
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Conference (1st : 1920 : London, England) 1
Fuges, Frederick 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Howe, Alan R. 1
Hutterian Brethren 1
Infield, Henrik F. 1
Jackson, Elmore, 1910-1989 1
Jenkins, T. Atkinson (Thomas Atkinson), 1868-1935 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Keeton, Morris T. 1
Knowles, Mary, 1910- 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
Malin, Patrick Murphy, 1903-1964 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
Pennock, J. Roland (James Roland), 1906-1995 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Pickus, Sara 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Roberts, Elvin 1
Roberts, Lucille Turpen 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Sprogell, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1911-1972 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Tolles, Frederick Barnes, 1915-1975 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Watkins, John T. 1
White, Simeon 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
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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