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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

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-

Ailanthus Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ailanthus
Abstract

The collection consists primarily of printed material; includes flyers, notes from meetings, newspaper clippings, photographs, banners, legal briefs, publicity materials, and reference files. Also includes a memoir by Robert W. Hillegass about the making of the play "Handy Dandy" by William Gibson which draws heavily on Ailanthus courtroom experience and spirituality.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1992

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

Alternatives to Violence Project USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-271
Abstract

Collection is primarily printed material; includes minutes, by-laws, flyers, manuals, newsletters.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-

American Friends' Peace Conference Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Friends' Peace Conference
Abstract

Includes minute book and a printed report of the proceedings.

Dates: 1901

American Friends Service Committee: Civilian Public Service / Prison Service Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-002
Overview Organized to provide alternative service for conscientious objectors, who were assigned "work of national importance under civilian direction; the historic peace churches (Church of the Brethren, Religious Society of Friends and the Mennonite Church) band ed together to form the National Service Board for Religious Objectors (NISBRO) which coordinated the civilian public service (CPS) program; the American Friends Service Committee administered seventeen CPS camps and over thirty special...
Dates: 1940-1947

American Friends Service Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Friends Service Committee
Abstract

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) was set up in June 1917 as an outgrowth of and coordination point for the anti-war and relief activities of various bodies of the Religious Society of Friends in the United States.

Dates: 1917-

Nancy J. Babb Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Babb, Nancy
Abstract Nancy Babb (1884-1948) was a member of the Society of Friends who served as a field representative for the Red Cross and then as a relief worker in Russia from 1917 to the mid 1920s. On her return to the United States in 1928 Babb lectured about her work in Russia. Babb also volunteered for a number of various women's organizations, including the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Babb established the National Circulating Library of Student's Peace Posters, an organization...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1921-1949

Mary Bye Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bye, Mary
Dates: 1974-1986

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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 20
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Society of Friends -- Charities 8
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Society of Friends -- International assistance 8
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 6
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 6
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Society of Friends 5
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States 4
Society of Friends and world politics -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 3
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 3
Society of Friends -- United States 3
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 3
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
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Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace -- Religious aspects 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace walks and marches 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
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Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Adoption -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Adoption -- Vietnam -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Animal rights 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Kennett Square 1
Arizona -- Politics and government 1
Asylum, Right of -- History -- Sources 1
Asylum, Right of -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, English -- History -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 1
Charities -- France 1
Charities -- Vietnam 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Church work with prisoners -- Society of Friends 1
Church work with prisoners -- United States 1
Church work with refugees -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Collective settlements -- New York (State) -- Rifton -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Religious aspects 1
Conflict management -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Cooperative societies -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Cooperative societies -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 11
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 5
Willoughby, George, pacifist 5
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 4
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 4
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A Quaker Action Group 3
Civilian Public Service 3
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 3
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Newton, Ray 3
Snyder, Edward F. 3
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 3
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Bye, Mary, 1913- 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Friends Mississippi Project 2
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 2
Hadley, Jeanette 2
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Lakey, George 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Neely, Frances E. 2
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Woodward, Walter Carleton, 1878-1942 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Ailanthus (Organization) 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Section 1
American Friends' Peace Conference (1901) (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Atlanta Friends Meeting. Social Concerns Committee 1
Atlanta Sanctuary Committee 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Babb, Nancy J. (Nancy Jones), 1884-1948 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Baltimore Monthly Meeting of Friends (Stony Run) 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Blood, Peter, -1946 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brown, David Wesley 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Burr, Barbara R. 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, John R. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Central American Sanctuary Alliance of Delaware County (Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory 1
Church of the Brethren 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Clausen, Russell 1
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