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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

Albert Bigelow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-076
Abstract

Albert S. Bigelow (1906-1993) was an artist, architect, former Navy commander, and Quaker. He served as captain of Golden Rule, a thirty foot ketch which he and colleagues attempted to sail into the Eniwetok Proving Grounds, the U.S. nuclear test site in the Marshall Islands of the Pacific in February 1958. The action was sponsored by the Committee for Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons.

Dates: 1956-1961

Horace Champney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-166
Abstract

Horace Champney was a pacifist active in various causes from the late 1940s through the 1980s. He was a founder of The Peacemakers Movement in the 1950s and interested in civil rights, war tax refusal, and other social justice causes. Champney was a member A Quaker Action Group and a crew member of the ship the Phoenix, which sailed to North Vietnam with medical supplies, during the Vietnam war.

Dates: 1958-1990; Majority of material found within 1958-1979

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Overview

George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.

Dates: 1931-2010

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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
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War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Nevada -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights demonstrations 1
Civil rights demonstrations -- Alabama -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) 1
Government, Resistance to 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
A Quaker Action Group 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Champney, Horace 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
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Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Lakey, George 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
Anh, Le Thi 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Beheiren 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bigelow, Sylvia 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Ken 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Dye, Arthur M. 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Huntington, William R. 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Langston, Beach, -1979 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Movement for a New Society 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Wise, Christine, -1933 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
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