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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

American Interorganization Council in Geneva Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Switzerland-American Interorganization Council
Dates: 1932-1939

Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Archives of the Fellowship of Reconciliation : [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-Reels-131.1-131.9
Dates: 1915-1960

Mary Bye Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-024
Overview

Mary (Du Bois) Bye, Quaker peace and social activist and member of Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in Pennsylvania, was born in 1913. This collection consists of the papers relating to Mary Bye's political activity. It includes correspondence, notes, clippings, and other files concerning peace and justice issues.

Dates: 1966-[on-going]

Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-135
Overview

The Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice was initated in 1974 to "call for disarmament, a simultaneous shift of economic priorities away from militarism and toward meeting domestic and global human needs, and removal of the causes of war." When the Walk ended on October 18, 1976 at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., walkers had covered 8,000 miles through 34 states.

Dates: 1975-1978

Fellowship of Reconciliation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Fellowship of Reconciliation
Overview

The Fellowship of Reconciliation was established in December of 1914, during a meeting at Cambridge, England. It is still in existence today.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1915-

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.

Dates: 1943-

Friends Peace and International Relations Committee Collected Materials

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Peace and International Relations...
Abstract

Collection consists primarily of printed material: form letters, minutes of meetings, newsletters, reports, news articles, and pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890-1976

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 22
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 19
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. 7
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 6
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Disarmament 3
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain 2
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Nuclear disarmament 2
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- Great Britain 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
United States 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Children's literature -- Awards 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Dance -- Political aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. 1
Disinvestment -- South Africa 1
Draft -- United States 1
Food supply 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights movements -- History -- Sources 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
International organization -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Literary prizes 1
Literary prizes -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Manuscripts on microfilm 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nuclear weapons -- United States 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Peaceful change (International relations) -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Berrigan, Daniel 2
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 2
Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice 2
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Eaton, Robert Whittington 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (Great Britain) 2
Gara, Larry 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
McReynolds, David 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
United Nations 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Affeldt, Allan 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Inter-organization Group in Geneva (Switzerland : 1932) 1
American Interorganization Council in Geneva (Switzerland) 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blanco, Humberto 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Bye, Mary, 1913- 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Nick (Minister) 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chavez, Daniel 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Diane K. 1
Clark, Gordon 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Clarke, Andrew A. D. 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Clouds, Kai Yutah, 1948-1980 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Community Peace Squad (New York, N.Y.) 1
Conference on Human Survival (1970) (New York, N.Y.) 1
Conference on United Nations Procedures 1
Conroy, Evan 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cortright, David, 1946- 1
Cottom, Carolyn 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Deccy, Peter 1
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