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William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Jack Bollens Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bollens, Jack
Abstract

Jack Bollens was a conscientious objector who worked in the peace movement in the 1960s and 1970s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1958-1981

Central Conference of American Rabbis Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Central Conference of American Rabbis
Dates: 1922-1945

Christian Pacifist Society of New Zealand Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-New Zealand-Christian Pacifist Society of New Zealand
Abstract

Correspondence; mimeographed copies of minutes, notices and publicity materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1939-1984

Episcopal Peace Fellowship Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-118
Overview The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF), was founded November 1939 as an association of pacifist members of the Protestant Episcopal Church. The organization sought to discover and unite pacifists within the church and to influence its membership regarding Christianity and peace. The EPF has sponsored educational projects (publications, lectures, workshops, conferences), provided counseling and financial support for conscientious objectors, and contributed to pacifist projects in other...
Dates: 1936-2009; Majority of material found within 1936 - 2009

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Nelson Fuson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-261
Overview Nelson Fuson was a physicist and educator, active in Quaker concerns. The collection contains extensive correspondence and papers concerning his service as a conscientious objector in Civilian Public Service during World War II. As the child of missionaries to China, his hope was to do relief service in China, and many of the papers deal with CPS China Units. However, the China Units were never activated and Fuson was assigned to camps in Maryland, Indiana, New York, and North Dakota. He...
Dates: 1909-1996

Larry Gara Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gara, Larry
Abstract

Includes two typescripts: Amnesty and Reconciliation, and Peace Testimony: Root and Branch [annotated photocopy]; leaflet and periodical with mention of Gara's conscientious objection; slide show titled Active Nonviolence stored separately as Slide Show 2.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

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

National Council of Churches USA Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Council of Churches USA
Overview

The records of the FCC and NCC highlight the unifying issues for national church work, including labor rights, anti-racism, and conscientious objection.

Dates: 1908-

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 11
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 4
 
Subject
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 7
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Animal rights 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Christian union -- United States -- Societies, etc. 1
Christianity and international relations 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- New Zealand 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Cooking, American 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Food service 1
Interdenominational cooperation -- United States 1
International relief 1
Jews -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- New Zealand 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Episcopal Church -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Judaism -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New Zealand 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Political prisoners -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker authors 1
Quaker conscientious objectors 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Manchester -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Tennessee 1
Rabbis -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1939–1951) 1
Reform Judaism -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Sermons 1
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony -- History 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Sources. -- Peace testimony -- History 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Theology -- History -- 20th century 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
War -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons, British -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Propaganda 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Refugees -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
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American Friends Service Committee. China Program 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bollens, Jack, 1928-2009 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Central Conference of American Rabbis 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (China Unit) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Lagro, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Powellsvile, Md.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Trenton, N.D.) 1
Civilian War Services Conference (1943 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Columbia University 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 1
Episcopal Church 1
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship 1
Episcopal Peace Fellowship 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America 1
Fisher, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Civilian Public Service Cooking School 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Fuson, Chester Garfield, 1881-1965 1
Fuson, Marian Darnell, b. 1920 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hayes, Thomas Lee, 1932- 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
McCain, Samuel N. 1
Molnar, Enrico S., 1913- 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
Nelson Fuson, 1913-2006 1
New Zealand Christian Pacifist Society 1
Over, Bertram J. 1
Over, Frances Mary 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Pierce, Katharine C. (Katharine Curtis), 1882- 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Rohrer, Phyllis 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Russell, Elbert, 1871-1951 1
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 1
Seasholes, Amy Lois 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Sullivan, Paul Wilson 1
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Von Selle, Margaret 1
War Resisters League 1
Weston-Super-Mare Peace Society 1
Williams College. Institute of Politics 1
Wilson, Alexander Cowan, 1866-1955 1
Wilson, Edith J. 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
World Without War Council 1
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