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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

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

Clergy and Laity Concerned Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-120
Overview The collection includes minutes (1966-1973), correspondence (1965-1978), material on Clergy and Laity Concerned's programs and projects, Clergy and Laity Concerned (CALC) publications and posters, press releases, clippings, photographs, and files on local CALC groups, particularly the Metropolitan Chicago Chapter (1969-1981). Also included are files of the newspaper American Report (1970-1974) and material relating to Help Unsell the War, a mass media campaign in 1971-1972. Correspondents...
Dates: 1965-1983

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-

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-075
Overview The National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam was a conference of groups opposed to the United States' involvement in Vietnam. This groups in1966 and its first major undertaking at that time was to organize a mass rally on April 15, 1967, both in New York City and in San Francisco. The Mobe's chief aim was to mobilize public opinion against the Vietnamese War and against such other injustices of society as black inequality. It sought to weld a coalition of existing peace...
Dates: 1966-1969

Student Peace Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-065
Overview

The Student Peace Union was founded at the University of Chicago in 1959. It was an intercollegiate student group whose members believed that neither war nor the threat of war could any longer be successfully used to settle international disputes.

Dates: 1959-1967

Vietnam Summer Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

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Names
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
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Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Amdur, Stephen 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Armentrout, Barbara 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman), 1902-1995 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boardman, Richard M. 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Brown, Robert McAfee, 1920-2001 1
Buch, Peter 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Campus Americans for Democratic Action 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Champney, Horace 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergy and Laymen Concerned About Vietnam (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
College Peace Union 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cox, Harvey, 1929- 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Davies, Peter, 1931- 1
Davis, Rennie 1
Dawson, Kipp 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Dunsavage, William 1
Dworkin, Andrea 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Edelman, Marc 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Feiffer, Jules 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gara, Larry 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Greenblatt, Robert, economist 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hayes, Thomas Lee, 1932- 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Henderson, Ron (Editor) 1
Heschel, Abraham Joshua, 1907-1972 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Hook, Charles 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
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