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American Friends Service Committee Collected Records

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Paul M. Cope Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Cope, Paul Markley
Abstract

Correspondence, documents, memorabilia, and pamphlets from Cope's work in France in 1919.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1919

Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

Friends' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends' Relief Committee
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, mostly undated, issued by the Friends' Relief Committee ca. 1921-1922.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1921-1922

Friends Relief Service Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Relief Service
Abstract

Collection includes pamphlets and periodicals.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-

Friends Service Council Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Service Council
Abstract

The collection includes minutes of meetings (May-December 1939), annual reports and yearbooks, periodicals, and pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1939-1969

Friends War Relief Service Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends War Relief Service
Abstract

Collection consists of pamphlets and correspondence, including one 1943 letter which documents, as part of the letterhead, the name change from Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee to Friends War Relief Service: "Friends War Relief Service, incorporating F.W.V.R.C. and Civilian Relief Section of F.A.U." [Friends Ambulance Unit].

Dates: Majority of material found in 1943

Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee
Abstract

Collection includes pamphlets, annual reports, and periodicals.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1942

Édouard Theis Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Theis, Edouard
Overview Édouard Theis was a missionary and teacher in Madagascar and the Cameroons, before joining the theology faculty at the University of Paris. As a pacifist and conscientious objector to war Theis resisted Nazi violence and racism during World War II. Along with André and Magda Trocmé, Theis and his wife, Mildred, co-founded the Collège Cévenol in 1938. Theis taught French, German, and Greek, and his wife taught there as well. Theis also served as the college's first [second?] director until...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1947-1965

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Society of Friends -- Charities 8
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 5
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World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 3
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Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
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Famines -- Russia 1
Famines -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
International relief 1
International relief -- Russia 1
International relief -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- France -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Private schools -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- Sources 1
Protestant churches -- Clergy -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Charities -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 1
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Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Soviet Union -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1939-1951) 1
Society of Friends -- Charities -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- Sources 1
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Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
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American Friends Service Committee 2
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
Babb, Nancy J. (Nancy Jones), 1884-1948 1
Collège Cévenol 1