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Keep America Out of War Congress Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Keep America Out of War
Overview The Keep America Out of War Congress was founded in 1938 (as the Keep America Out of War Comittee), by several leading peace organizations. The Congress was to pursue a joint, minimum six-point peace program. The aims of this program included the removal of U.S. ships and nationals from belligerent zones, a war referendum, the abandonment of plans for conscription and industrial mobilization, and greater economic and social justice at home and abroad. The Keep America Out of War Congress was...
Dates: 1938-1942

Frederick J. and Faith Ward Libby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-087
Overview

Frederick J. Libby (1874-1970) was a pacifist, writer, speaker and fundraiser. He was the founder of the National Council for Prevention of War, 1921-1970. Faith Ward Libby (1902-1984) was also a peace activist and member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. The two married in 1932. This collection contains their personal correspondence.

Dates: 1909-1969; Majority of material found within 1931-1969

Morris-Libby papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-132
Overview

This collection is comprised of the correspondence of Frederick Libby and Ellison Morris, regarding war crimes trials, as well as a number of photographs, including a photograph of Arch St.

Dates: 1826, 1950, undated

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract

The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.

Dates: 1921-1975

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1925-ca. 1932)
Abstract Includes scattered minutes (1924-1932), scattered correspondence (1924-1928), form letters, statements, membership lists, bulletins (1925-1928) and materials relating to several conferences on the teaching of history, and other records, of the first Philadelphia Peace Council (1922-ca. 1932), earlier known as Philadelphia Council for World Peace. Correspondents include J. Howard Branson, Sophia H. Dulles, Harold Evans, Agnes M. Irwin, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, and Richard R....
Dates: 1924-1931

Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1937-ca. 1943)
Abstract

Includes constitution (1938), minutes (1937-1943), correspondence (1937-1943), form letters, financial records, leaflets, speeches, releases, membership lists, bulletins (1938-1941), clippings, and other records. Correspondents include Maria Biasone, Orton S. Clark, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, Daniel A. Poling, and Richard R. Wood.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1937-1943

Bertram Pickard and Irene Pickard Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Pickard, Bertram and Irene
Overview

Bertram Pickard was an internationalist; peace leader; Quaker; official for Society of Friends and United Nations organizations, including the Friends Peace Committee of the London Yearly Meeting, the Friends' Service Council, the Friends Geneva Centre, and the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations; and founder of the Quaker Press Service, later called the World Outlook Press Service.

Dates: 1918-1972

Ludwig Quidde Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Germany-Quidde, Ludwig
Overview

Ludwig Quidde, editor and historian, was elected president of the German Peace Society in 1914, a position he held for fifteen years. He was the winner of the 1927 Nobel Peace Prize, which he shared with Ferdinand Buisson of France.

Dates: 1881-1941

Helene Stöcker Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview

Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.

Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 19
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 3
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
 
Subject
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Education 1
Arms control 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
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Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft 1
Draft -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Flushing (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Fund raising -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Germany 1
International relations -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Middle East -- Description and travel 1
Militarism 1
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Military education 1
Military education -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militia 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
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Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Peace movements -- New York (State) 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pen pals -- Argentina -- History -- Sources 1
Pen pals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker authors 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- History 1
Quakers -- Middle East 1
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Society of Friends -- Missions -- Syria 1
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Suffragists 1
Suffragists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Militia -- History -- Sources 1
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War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
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Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace 1
Women and peace -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and war -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers 1
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- Sources 1
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Language
English 22
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 9
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 7
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 7
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 6
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 6
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Newton, Ray 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 6
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Wood, Richard R. (Richard Reeve), 1897-1982 3
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Dulles, Sophia H. 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Keep America Out of War Congress 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 2
Quidde, Ludwig, 1858-1941 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 2
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace Society 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Bennett, Fay 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biasone, Maria 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Branson, J. Howard 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
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