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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 order,...
Dates: 1965-1973

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

Edward Hasbrouck Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hasbrouck, Edward
Overview Edward Hasbrouck was born in 1960 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 1980, when registration for the draft was reinstituted, he refused to register. Hasbrouck worked with the National Resistance Committee and affiliated local organizations. In June 1983, he was put on probation because of his draft refusal and sentenced to 1,000 hours of community service. This sentence was revoked in November 1983 in favor of a six month prison term, which Hasbrouck served at the federal prison camp in Lewisburg,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1987

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Overview In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

Milwaukee 14 Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Milwaukee 14
Abstract Collection includes printed statements, correspondence, leaflets, and newsletters, about the arrest, incarceration and legal defense of the Milwaukee 14. Correspondents include James H. Forest, James Harney.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1968-1969

Peacemaker Movement Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peacemaker Movement
Overview A group working on nonviolence from the late 1940s through the 1970s, particularly as it was expressed through tax refusal.
Dates: 1948-1980

People's Coalition for Peace and Justice Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-084
Overview The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice included various peace, anti-poverty, and labor groups. These groups worked together to confront the related issues of war in Southeast Asia and racism, sexism, poverty, and repression in the United States. The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice was founded in 1970 as National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression and organized several specific campaigns including People's Peace Treaty, Citizen's Action Pledge, and Nixon Eviction...
Dates: 1970-1974

Benjamin Spock Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Spock, Benjamin
Abstract Collection consists of photocopied material released under the Freedom of Information Act for the years 1964-1972, with the bulk of the material from 1968. Includes informants' reports, transcripts of personal conversations, writings by and about Spock, and transcripts of Spock's media appearances.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-1972

Vietnam Summer Records

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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

Women Strike for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Overview Women Strike for Peace came into existence on November 1, 1961, as a protest against atmospheric nuclear tests by the U.S. and the Soviet Union. By the late 1980s the national WSP office in Philadelphia closed, but the WSP legislative office and various WSP branches around the U.S. remained active through the 1990s.
Dates: 1961-1996

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Names
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
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Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berkel, Bob 1
Berkeley Resistance (Organization) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee Against Registration and the Draft 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Doherty, Will 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gara, Larry 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Harney, James 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Hasbrouck, Edward 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Homer, S. (Steven) 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Jewish Peace Fellowship (U.S.) 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lakey, George 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Leland, Wilma Smith, 1903- 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Medlock, Julie 1
Mertens, Jeff 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Milwaukee 14 (Group) 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Moore, Fred 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression 1
National Resistance Committee (U.S.) 1
Nelson, Beryl 1
Nelson, Juanita 1
Nelson, Wallace F. 1
Nicodemus, Matt 1
Orlando, Richard 1
Paris World Assembly for Peace and Independence of Indochinese People (1972) (Versailles, France) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Potter, Norman 1
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