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Emergency Peace Campaign Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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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

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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-

Nelson Fuson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-261
Overview Nelson Fuson was a physicist and educator, active in Quaker concerns. The collection contains extensive correspondence and papers concerning his service as a conscientious objector in Civilian Public Service during World War II. As the child of missionaries to China, his hope was to do relief service in China, and many of the papers deal with CPS China Units. However, the China Units were never activated and Fuson was assigned to camps in Maryland, Indiana, New York, and North Dakota. He...
Dates: 1909-1996

J. Stuart Innerst Papers

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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

William Macy Stanton Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-242
Overview Contains the papers of William Macy and Lois V. Stanton, compiled by Lois V. Stanton. The Stantons were active Quakers, and William Macy Stanton, Jr., was a conscientious objector in WWII. Both Stantons served in the American Friends Service Committee reconstruction efforts in Europe after the war as well as other Quaker activities and organizations. William Stanton worked for Swarthmore College for over twenty-five years, serving as director of physical plant. Of particular interest are the...
Dates: 1937-1995

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 3
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Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 3
Conscientious objection -- United States 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Charities -- France 1
Charities -- Germany 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- California -- History -- Sources 1
College chaplains -- Ohio -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Cooking, American 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Food service 1
Food supply 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
International relief 1
International relief -- France 1
International relief -- Germany 1
International relief -- Societies, etc 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Lobbyists -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Missionaries -- China -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Quakers -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- France 1
Quakers -- Germany 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- Tennessee 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1939–1951) 1
Reconstruction (1939–1951) -- Germany 1
Social service -- France 1
Social service -- Germany 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Starvation -- Experiments 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
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Names
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Civilian Public Service 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
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Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Friends Service Committee. China Program 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (China Unit) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Lagro, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Powellsvile, Md.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Trenton, N.D.) 1
Civilian War Services Conference (1943 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Columbia University 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Friends Civilian Public Service Cooking School 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Fuson, Chester Garfield, 1881-1965 1
Fuson, Marian Darnell, b. 1920 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 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
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 1
La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Mendenhall, William O. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Nelson Fuson, 1913-2006 1
Newton, Ray 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
Palmer, Albert W. (Albert Wentworth), 1879-1954 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
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 1
Sanders, Edwin A. 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Solt, Guy W. 1
Stanton, Lois V. (Lois Virginia), 1922- 1
Stanton, William Macy, 1919-1995 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swarthmore College 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983 1
Wadsworth, Arthur J. 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wise, Stephen Samuel, 1874-1949 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
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