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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

David McReynolds Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-134
Abstract David McReynolds (1929-2018), was an activist with the War Resisters League, the Socialist Party USA and the Democratic Socialists of America. He was an editor of Liberation magazine in the 1950s and a leader of the WRL from the 1950s until his retirement in 1999. McReynolds ran for Congress twice and for President of the U.S. twice, including a run in 2000. McReynolds has attempted to integrate anti-war and pacifist philosophy with Socialist economics. David McReynolds was openly gay and had...
Dates: 1943 - Date

Vietnam Summer Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

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Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
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Altbach, Philip G. 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Blake, Eugene Carson, 1906-1985 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Duff, Peggy 1
Earle, Clifford J., 1904-1982 1
Eisendrath, Maurice Nathan, 1902-1973 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gilmore, Robert, 1941- 1
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908- 1
Halbert, Herschel 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hentoff, Nat 1
Holcombe, Arthur Norman, 1884- 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Japan/U.S. Inter-religious Consultation (3rd : 1983) (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Keys, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lally, Francis J. (Francis Joseph), 1918- 1
Lord, John Wesley, 1903- 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Inter-religious Conference on Peace (1966) (Washington, D.C.) 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Peachey, Paul, 1918- 1
Peck, James 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Potter, Norman 1
Prasad, Devi 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Rukuyser, Muriel 1
Safer Neighborhoods are Possible (Organization) 1
Salzman, Marilyn L. 1
Schomer, Howard, 1915- 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Shannon, Kay 1
Siano, Donald 1
Socialist Party (U.S.) 1
Solomonow, Allan 1
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Trevor 1
Thrasher, Sue 1
U.S. Inter-religious Committee on Peace 1
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 1
War Resisters League 1
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 1
Webb, Lee 1
Wegener, Ellie 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Woodward, Beverly 1
World Conference on Religion and Peace (Organization). USA 1
Wright, John J. (John Joseph), 1909-1979 1
Zeidler, Frank P. 1
Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 1
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