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Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
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 C. Allen diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-001
Overview

Diaries of William C. Allen's religious visits around the world from 1904 to 1937. Entries generally describe the customs, manners, language, transportation, food, and religious beliefs of each location Allen visited, as well as Quaker meetings he lead and religious and political leaders he met with in each place he visited. One volume of the collection does not record a religious visit, but is a record of Allen's thoughts on World War I, which he kept during 1917.

Dates: 1904-1937

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

Wilmer Atkinson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-005
Overview

Wilmer Atkinson (1840-1920) of Philadelphia, Pa., was a Quaker journalist and editor and publisher of the Farm Journal. He was active in social concerns, especially suffrage for women. The scrapbooks in this collection were compiled by his daughter, Gertrude Atkinson (1874-1948). The collection includes scrapbooks containing clippings and memorabilia concerning the Atkinson, Allen, and related families, and a typed copy of a journal which Wilmer Atkinson kept in 1917 concerning the War.

Dates: 1881-1948

James A. Babbitt photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-06-002
Overview

This collection includes photographs from World War I Europe. Photographs include those taken on a ship to Europe, at a hospital in France, and at a number of battlefields throughout Europe. This volume includes graphic images of war casualties.

Dates: Undated.

Bacon Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1156
Overview

Correspondence, diaries and photographs relating to the 20th- century Quakers Edith Farquhar Bacon and Francis Rogers Bacon, their families, forbears, friends and colleagues.

Dates: 1807-1987

Joshua L. and Theodate L. Baily diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-006
Overview The diaries span the majority of Baily's adult life. As a young man, Baily was very involved in the Philadelphia community, and many of his early entries are related to the Philadelphia Historical Society, the Eromathean society, the Pennsylvania Prison Society, which advocated for the health and safety of prisoner and prison reform, The Philadelphia Society for Employment and Instruction of the Poor, and the Moyamensing House of Industry. In later entries, Baily is largely concerned with...
Dates: 1845-1916

Balderston Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-299
Overview The collection contains correspondence of the family of C. Canby Balderston, a prominent Quaker and businessman. He served with the Friends Relief Service and the Relief Commission for Belgium during WWI and both of his sons, Frederick Emery Balderston and Robert W. Balderston, were COs in WWII, working as ambulance drivers. Frederick E. Balderston (1923-2007) married Judith Braude (1926-1993) in 1949. A significant part of the collection consists of her childhood and college...
Dates: 1853-1949

Samuel J. Bunting scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-004
Overview

Samuel J. Bunting's scrapbook includes Quaker meeting minutes, sheet music, clippings related to the Society of Friends, poetry, printed religious illustrations of Quakers, materials related to the Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition, clippings related to history of Quakers in Philadelphia, pamphlets on Thomas Jefferson, pamphlets on the history of Philadelphia, and articles on World War I from "The Christian Century."

Dates: 1924-1940

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract

Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1913-1981

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 13
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Quakers -- Pennsylvania 8
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 5
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diaries 4
Charities -- France 3
France -- History -- 1914-1940 3
International relief -- France 3
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- France 3
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Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France 3
scrapbooks 3
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Quaker conscientious objectors 2
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clippings (information artifacts) 2
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Conservative Quakers 1
Cremation 1
Cricket 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- United States 1
Farming -- Records 1
Flushing (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Sources 1
France -- History -- German occupation -- 1914-1918 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Haddonfield (N.J.) 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 7
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 2
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 2
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 2
War Resisters' International 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Chamber of Commerce in France 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace Society 1
American Red Cross in France 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Atkinson family 1
Atkinson, Gertrude, 1874-1948 1
Atkinson, Wilmer, 1840-1920 1
Babbitt, James A. 1
Bacon, Edith Farquhar, 1892-1988 1
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 1
Bacon, Samuel Allen, 1848-1908 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Baily, Theodate Lang 1
Balderston, Anna Elizabeth Marshall, 1856-1925 1
Balderston, C. Canby (Balderston, C. Canby (Caleb Canby), 1897-1979 ) 1
Balderston, John Lloyd, 1849-1921 1
Balderston, Judith Braude, 1926-1993 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berlin Centre Committee 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cedric Vipont, 1896-1972 1
Brown, Dorothy, 1874-1968 1
Brown, E. Vipont (Edward Vipont), 1863-1955 1
Brown, Emily, 1827-1903 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Bunting, Samuel J., 1862-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Church Peace Union 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Council for International Service 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Crowley family 1
Crowley, Mary Catherine, 1834-1912 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company 1
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