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United Peace Chest of Philadelphia Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-194
Overview

The United Peace Chest of Philadelphia coordinated and integrated Philadelphia organizations interested in promoting international peace. The name was often shortened to "United Peace Chest." The UPC was founded in 1938, though it was conceptualized in 1936 at a meeting of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: 1935-1955

Lydia G. Wentworth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-041
Overview Lydia G. Wentworth, was a writer and ardent peace advocate who lived most of her life in Brookline, Massachusetts. Despite illness which confined her to bed for over thirty years, she carried on a prolific correspondence and contributed hundreds of articles to newspapers and magazines. Wentworth was on the advisory committee of the Women's Peace Society, and was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Association to Abolish...
Dates: 1902-1947; Majority of material found within 1918-1947

Women's Committee to Oppose Conscription Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-068
Overview This group was originally named the Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women [WCOC], and then the National Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women. It was formed in 1942 to protest the Austin-Wadsworth legislative bills and similar measures, which proposed that American women be drated into a civilian workforce for the duration of World War II. When the immediate threat of drafting women had passed, the group changed its name again, this time to the Women's Committee to Oppose...
Dates: 1942-1948

Young People's Peace Conference transcript

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-222
Abstract

Contains the transcript of the Young People's Peace Conference sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers in 1933. Chief speakers were Frederick J. Libby, Paul Harris, Jr., Edmund B. Chaffee, Alden G. Alley, Sidney E. Goldstein, and Norman Thomas.

Dates: 1933

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  • Names: Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 X

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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
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
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
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace Movements -- Congresses 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
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
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Switzerland -- History -- Sources 1
Socialism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Lebanon 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Syria 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History 1
Student movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists 1
Suffragists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Militia -- History -- Sources 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- History 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Weapons industry -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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
Women social reformers -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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Language
English 22
German 2
 
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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