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Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Lake Mohonk Conference on International Arbitration Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-054
Abstract

This collection documents the annual conference (1895-1916) held at Mohonk Mountain House, Ulster County, New York; conference for 1917 was planned but not held; at their height, the conferences attracted 300 leaders of government, business, religion, the press, and education; the purpose of the conferences was to create and direct public sentiment in favor of international arbitration, arbitration treaties, and an international court.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1895-1918

New York Conference Against War Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-New York Conference Against War

People's Coalition for Peace and Justice Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-084
Overview The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice included various peace, anti-poverty, and labor groups. These groups worked together to confront the related issues of war in Southeast Asia and racism, sexism, poverty, and repression in the United States. The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice was founded in 1970 as National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression and organized several specific campaigns including People's Peace Treaty, Citizen's Action Pledge, and Nixon Eviction...
Dates: 1970-1974

Puidoux Theological Conferences Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Puidoux Theological Conferences

Rockland County Peace Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-121
Overview

The Rockland County Peace Association was a small local peace group begun in 1930 to stimulate popular education and public opinion with a view to the prevention of war. It carried on relief work during World War II through the American Friends Service Committee.

Dates: 1930-1950

University of Pennsylvania War or Peace Program Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-University of Pennsylvania War or Peace Program
Overview

This project, under the direction of Buckminster Fuller (World Fellow in Residence at the University of Pennsylvania at that time) was comprised of leading scholars debating issues related to human aggression and global conflict, in 1973 and 1974.

Dates: 1973-1976

World Conference for International Peace Through Religion Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-World Conference for International Peace...

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

World Youth Congress Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-World Youth Congress