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Another Mother for Peace Records

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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

John Beer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Beer, John
Abstract John Beer is a professor of the history of science and chemistry, as well as a Quaker peace and antinuclear activist.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1954-1985

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Citizens Against Nuclear War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-245
Overview Citizens Against Nuclear War was a coalition of 61 national organizations formed in 1982 as an initiative of the National Education Association. It had the goal of educating citizens about efforts to prevent nuclear war. Organizations which belonged to CAN encouraged their individual members to become informed about issues related to nuclear war. Among the members were professional associations, religious communities, women's and minority organizations, and labor unions. Programs included...
Dates: 1982-2012

Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

Coalition for Peace Action Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Coalition for Peace Action
Abstract Collection includes printouts from emails, and publicity materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2005-

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

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

Libby Frank and Morton Frank Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-247
Abstract The papers of a married couple, both of whom have worked for peace and justice organizations throughout the second half of the twentieth century and into the first decades of the twenty-first century. Libby Frank served as the executive director of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom from 1981-1986.
Dates: 1966-2012

Freeze Campaigns Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Freeze Campaigns
Abstract Collection includes brochures and flyers, printed correspondence, and pamphlets about the nuclear freeze movement.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-1988

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 37
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 37
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 6
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Arms control -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- Directories 1
Antinuclear movement -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms race -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Arms race -- United States -- Economic policy -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental justice -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental protection -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental responsibility -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Environmentalism -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
German Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Government spending policy -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Grassroots Peace Directory -- History -- Sources 1
Human ecology -- Social aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Lutheran Church -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
My weekly reader 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- Directories 1
Nuclear disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear nonproliferation -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear warfare -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear warfare in motion pictures 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- United States 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Information services -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Poetry 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Lutheran Church -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Unitarian Universalist churches -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 6
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Omaha Action (Project) 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
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Golden Rule (Ketch) 3
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Berg, Lloyd A. 2
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Cousins, Norman 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Frank, Morton 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (Organization) 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Walk for Peace (Project) 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Abington Coalition for a Nuclear Arms Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Access (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Affeldt, Allan 1
Aicher, Paul J. 1
Alabama Freeze Coalition 1
Alabama Nuclear Freeze Campaign 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Ames Bilateral Freeze Campaign (Iowa) 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
April Action (Organization) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Backe, John 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Bergen County Freeze Campaign (New Jersey) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Beyond Nuclear (Organization) 1
Birchard, Bruce 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Block, Bonnie 1
Boylan, Kathy Shields 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Californians for a Bilateral Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Nick 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Chavez, Daniel 1
Chicago Area Faculty for a Freeze on the Nuclear Arms Race 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Citizens Against Nuclear War (U.S.) 1
Civil Defense Protest Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Clark, Diane K. 1
Clark, Gordon 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Coalition for Nuclear Disarmament (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coalition for Peace Action (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coalition to Reverse the Nuclear Arms Race (Princeton, N.J.) 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Community Peace Squad (New York, N.Y.) 1
Computer-Based Peace Information Project 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Connecticut Freeze Campaign for a US-USSR Nuclear Arms Freeze 1
Conroy, Evan 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cortright, David, 1946- 1
Cottom, Carolyn 1
Council for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Dean, Mary 1
Deccy, Peter 1
Delaware County Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
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