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A. J. Muste Papers

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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

Peace Action Center Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-093
Overview The Peace Action Center began in 1961 as a continuation of the vigil at Fort Detrick, Md. Peace activists had sponsored a continuous vigil as early as 1959 seeking the abandonment of biological weapons and appealed for the conversion of the fort into a world health center. The Peace Action Center included cooperative living quarters for the staff of religious pacifists, mostly Quakers. PAC staff including Lawrence Scott, director, and Jack L. Bagley, Sarah Bishop, Florence Y. Carpenter,...
Dates: 1959-1965

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
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Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 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
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
DeVault, Don 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gottwald, Norman K. (Norman Karol), 1926- 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Martin, William R., 1938- 1
McNeil, Gelston 1
Nash, Vernon 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases 1
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
War Resisters League 1
Wayland-Smith, Robert 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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