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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-

Robert Levering Papers

 Collection
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

A. J. Muste Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
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Conscientious objection -- United States 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
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Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
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Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Meyer, Christopher (Business owner) 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 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
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
War Resisters League 1
White, Simeon 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
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