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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

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview

Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.

Dates: 1955-1965

War Resisters League Records

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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

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Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
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Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
McReynolds, David 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy (Editor) 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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