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A. J. Muste Memorial Institute Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
Dates: 1974-

A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Archives of War Resisters' International, 1921-1974 : [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-Microfiche-2.1-2.103
Dates: 1977

Brandywine Peace Community Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-158
Abstract

The Brandywine Peace Community was founded in April, 1972 by Delaware County (Pennsylvana.) and Chester County (Pennsylvania) citizens who advocated nonviolent direct action. The group was especially active against nuclear weapons manufactured by the General Electric Company, and later Lockheed Martin Marietta.. The Brandywine Peace Community was headquartered in Media, Pennsylvania. until 1983, then moved to Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1976-

Committee for Non-Violent Integration Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Non-Violent Integration
Dates: 1956

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Danilo Dolci Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-105
Abstract Danilo Dolci was born in Sesana on June 28,1924. He was a devout Catholic, and decided that instead of launching a professional career, he would work for a time with a priest, who had opened an orphanage for 3000 abandoned children after World War II. At age 28 Dolci moved to Sicily, working to overcome the poverty and violence. One technique he used was the "strike in reverse," which initiated unauthorized public works projects for the poor. Dolci became known throughout the world as the...
Dates: 1947-1987

Richard Bartlett Gregg Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gregg, Richard
Dates: 1929-1941

William Huntington papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1181
Overview

The collection relates primarily to William Huntington, (1907-1990), a 20th century Quaker peace activist and the ship The Golden Rule which Huntington and others used to protest atomic testing in the South Pacific. Included are correspondence, photographs, conference papers, newspaper articles, memoranda, and minutes.

Dates: 1932-1984

League for Non-Violent Civil Disobedience against Military Segregation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League for Non-Violent Civil Disobedience...
Dates: 1947-1951

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 18
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Subject
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 17
Direct action -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American soldiers -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Brandywine Creek Valley (Pa. and Del.) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Central America -- Social conditions -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft registration -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental protection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Evil, Non-resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Italy -- Economic Conditions -- 1945- -- Sources 1
Italy -- Social conditions -- 1945-1976 -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mafia -- Italy -- Sicily -- History -- Sources 1
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence 1
Nonviolence -- History 1
Nonviolence -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Partinico (Italy) -- History -- Sources 1
Passive resistance -- Italy -- Sicily -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Brandywine Creek Valley (Pa. and Del.) -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Peace movements -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Peace-building -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Proving grounds, American -- Marshall Islands -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Segregation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Sicily (Italy) -- Economic conditions -- 1945- -- Sources. 1
Sicily (Italy) -- Social conditions -- Sources. 1
Social reformers -- Italy -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Trials 1
Vietnam -- Politics and government -- 1945-1975 -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters 1
Volunteers -- Central America -- History -- Sources 1
WIN (Periodical) 1
WIN (Periodical) -- Archives 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
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Names
Lyttle, Bradford 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 4
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Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 3
Golden Rule (Ketch) 3
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Cousins, Norman 2
Davidov, Marv 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Dolci, Danilo 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Haworth, Neil D. 2
Huntington, William R. 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Peck, James 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 2
Sterner, Beverly 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
War Resisters League 2
A. J. Muste Memorial Institute 1
Ajello, Vero 1
Alasia, Franco, 1927- 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Beheiren 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Blanckensee, Leslie A. 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Brandywine Alternative Fund 1
Brandywine Peace Community 1
Brandywine Peace Community and Alternative Fund 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Buch, Peter 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Cakars, Maris 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Cassyd, Syd 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Centro studi e iniziative (Partinico, Italy) 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charlton, Peter F. 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coley, Patricia 1
Committee for Non-violent Integration 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Crowell, Joan, 1921- 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davis, Rennie 1
Dawson, Kipp 1
DeVault, Don 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Deutsch, Babette, 1895-1982 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Engler, Robert, 1922-2007 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends of Danilo Dolci, Inc. 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Gans, Herbert J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Garnsey, Morris E., 1906- 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
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