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Stephen G. Cary papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1240
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937. He earned a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979 to 1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955 to 1969. In 1969, he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting...
Dates: 1930-2002

Horace Champney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-166
Abstract

Horace Champney was a pacifist active in various causes from the late 1940s through the 1980s. He was a founder of The Peacemakers Movement in the 1950s and interested in civil rights, war tax refusal, and other social justice causes. Champney was a member A Quaker Action Group and a crew member of the ship the Phoenix, which sailed to North Vietnam with medical supplies, during the Vietnam war.

Dates: 1958-1990; Majority of material found within 1958-1979

Ross Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview

Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.

Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

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-

Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-111
Abstract

The Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children was founded in 1966, to bring injured and orphaned Vietnamese and Amerasian children to the United States for medical treatment. Some children were placed in foster homes or were permanent adopted. The organizers worked in cooperation with Welcome House in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and with other organizations. The group disbanded in October 1969.

Dates: 1966-1969

Robert Wallace Gilmore Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-163
Abstract

Robert W. Gilmore was a Quaker pacifist who was involved in a number of peace groups, either as a staffperson or as a Board member. His papers reflect these involvements through correspondence and other materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1982

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

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

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

Louis W. Schneider Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-293
Overview

Louis W. Schneider (1915-2012) worked for the American Friends Service Commiittee for more than four decades and served as Executive Secretary from 1974-1980. His Papers include notes, diaries, speeches, and writings, as well as publications by American Friends Services Committee.

Dates: 1933-1941

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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Vietnam 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 2
Adoption -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Adoption -- Vietnam -- History -- Sources 1
Adult education and state 1
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Charities -- Vietnam 1
Church and social problems -- Society of Friends 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 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 -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- Vietnam 1
Food supply 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Humanitarian assistance -- Quakers 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Intercountry adoption -- History -- Sources 1
Labor union members 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
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker social reformers 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- Political activity -- 20th century -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Refugees -- Vietnam -- History -- Sources 1
Social service -- Vietnam 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Vietnam 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Children -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States 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
War tax resistance 1
War tax resistance -- United States 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
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Names
A Quaker Action Group 3
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Canadian Friends Service Committee 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
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Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Neely, Frances E. 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- 1
Burr, Barbara R. 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Committee of Responsibility to Save War-Burned and War-Injured Vietnamese Children 1
Committee on U.S.-U.S.S.R. Peace Leadership Exchange 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Davidov, Marv 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
De Leeuw, Rachel 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dietze, Carla 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Association for Higher Education (U.S.) 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Fulford, Dawn B. 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Grant, Wendy 1
Graves, Mary L. 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Hartsough, Ruth 1
Haverford College 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Indiana University 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
International Social Service 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Johnson, Clare Sturges 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
McPherson, Mary Patterson 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Meyer, Christopher (Business owner) 1
Morehouse, Ward, 1929- 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Mudd, Emily Hartshorne 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
Negotiation Now! (Organization) 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
New York Friends Group 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
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