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Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract

Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Bent Andresen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Andreson, Bent
Abstract

Bent Andresen registered as a conscientious objector during WWII, and was sent to a Civilian Public Service in 1944. Andresen participated in a "guinea pig project" in which he and several other C.O.s lived in a refrigerated room for three months to test the impact of a high-protein diet on cold-weather conditions. He went AWOL in 1945 and was sentenced to two years in prison. Andreson was involved in various peace/justice groups throughout his lifetime.

Dates: 1928-1991

Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers
Abstract

Includes correspondence, minutes, and related printed materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1945-1946

Elizabeth Newlin Baker Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-248
Overview

Elizabeth Newlin Baker was a Pennsylvania Quaker peace activist and graduate of Swarthmore College, Class of 1902. This small collection contains drafts of letters she wrote, miscellaneous correspondence received, and papers concerning the Pennsylvania Job Mobilization Program of the late 1930s.

Dates: 1932-1969

Harold Barton Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Barton, Harold
Abstract In the early 1940s National Mental Health Foundation originated in 1944-1945 when Harold Barton and three associates, serving at Byberry State Hospital in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania), announced plans for a national campaign to improve the conditions in mental hospitals. The exposure of these conditions through the efforts of men serving in CPS, and their efforts to be a nonviolent presence in mental institutions, began a new movement in mental health care in the U.S. The National Mental...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1949

Wilmer Brandt Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Brandt, Wilmer
Overview

Brandt was a conscientious objector to war, a Quaker, and interested in peace throughout his life.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1952-2007

Marion Bromley and Ernest Bromley Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-214
Abstract

Marion Coddington Bromley and Ernest Bromley were active members of the Society of Friends, absolute pacifists, war tax resisters, and worked for racial integration in the United States. They are best remembered as founders of the Peacemakers, and as war tax resisters.

Dates: 1920-1997

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 36
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 34
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 29
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 7
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 6
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace -- History -- Sources 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
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Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- New York (State) 1
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Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Dukhobors -- History 1
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Indians of North America -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
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Nonviolence -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
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Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
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Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Congresses -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 10
Civilian Public Service 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
A Quaker Action Group 3
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 3
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Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Section 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Bromley, Ernest 2
Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 2
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Lakey, George 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Newton, Ray 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
War Resisters League 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Baltimore Monthly Meeting of Friends (Stony Run) 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 1
Barton, Harold E. L., 1916-2005 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brinton, William, 1759-1842 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Chance, Harold J., 1898-1975 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
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