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Bassett Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-009
Overview

This collection contains deeds, will, land and other property documents of the Bassett, Wright, and other families of Salem County, NJ, many of whom were Quakers.

Dates: 1676-1846

Children's Peace Fair Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-218
Overview

The Children's Peace Fair began in 1988 in New Jersey. It was an annual fair to teach children how they can contribute to world peace and learn conflict resolution skills. This children's event was organized in association with the Monmouth (New Jersey) Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Most of the fairs were held at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, New Jersey.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1988-1999

Esther S. Frankel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-097
Abstract Esther Strum Frankel was a New Jersey attorney in the firm of Frankel and Frankel (along with her husband, Leopold), a pacifist, and civil rights activist; member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, served as head its Human Rights Committee, especially active in its New Jersey branch; also involved with Women Strike for Peace and other reform movements relating to feminism and disarmament; specialized in civil rights litigation in the 1950s and Selective Service...
Dates: 1948-1975; Majority of material found within 1967-1971

Deborah Jacoby Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Jacoby, Deborah
Abstract

Collection includes information about New Jersey peace movments and antinuclear movements; the Coalition for Peace Action / New Jersey Peace Action; Monmouth County Pax Christi and New Jersey Pax Christi; PeaceWorks; also includes reference files on peace, social justice, nuclear disarmament, Bosnia (1995) and the Soviet Union.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1962-1996

Livezey Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-089
Overview

The Livezey family members were Quakers and residents of New Jersey. The collection contains correspondence, biographical data, genealogical chart, marriage certificates, memorials, piece books, and printed material of the Livezey and Underwood families.

Dates: 1773-1925

New Jersey Council Against Conscription Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-New Jersey Council Against Conscription
Dates: 1945-1949

New Jersey SANE Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-132
Overview

New Jersey SANE was an active state branch of the National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy. It later became New Jersey SANE/Freeze. This collection also contains the papers of activist Sam Tucker.

Dates: 1957-1990

Underwood Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-153
Overview

The Underwood family was a Quaker family, of Millville, Pennsylvania, and Woodbury, New Jersey. The collection contains chiefly papers of Warner Underwood (1851-1941), Quaker businessman and philanthropist, and his wife, Tamar Eliza John Underwood (1848-1932), including personal correspondence, financial and legal records (1876) relating to a sawmill in Centre County, Pa., student copy work, memorabilia, and historical material relating to Millville.

Dates: 1833-1927

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