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Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview 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: 1938-1951

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

J. Stuart Innerst Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-103
Overview J. Stuart Innerst was a United Brethren in Christ missionary to China in the 1920s. Innerst and his wife Marion Reachard Innerst left China in 1927 with great concerns about the influence of western imperialism in that country. J. Stuart Innerst served as pastor of several churches and joined the Society of Friends in 1943. In addition to his pastoral work, Innerst also served as the Director of the Quaker Friends in Washington Program (1960-1961, lobbied members of Congress regarding China,...
Dates: 1920-1975

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 2
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Names
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
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Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Johnson, Clare Sturges 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Friend in the Orient Committee 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Sanders, Edwin A. 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Wadsworth, Arthur J. 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
World Peace Tax Fund 1
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