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Consultative Peace Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

 Collection
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-

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

War Resisters League Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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Names
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 2
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Civilian Public Service 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
McReynolds, David 2
Newton, Ray 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Eves, William 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Joint Peace Board 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Neutrality Bloc 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
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