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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

American Friends' Peace Conference Collected Records

 Collection
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

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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

Mary Bye Collected Papers

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

Helen M. Carroll Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-305
Content Description

Helen Carroll's files related to her peace and social concerns, including some material on Swarthmore borough (inc Swarthmore U. N Committee), the PYM U. N.committee, and other Quaker-related papers.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1992

Center on Conscience and War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview

Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Dates: 1940-2015

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness
Abstract

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness; organized the November 1960 Washington Pilgrimage and two-day vigil at the Pentagon; chaired by Henry J. Cadbury; also called the Quaker Peace Witness Committee; work was continued by the Friends Witness for World Order

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1961

Committee on Peace and Service of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee on Peace and Service-Bucks Quarterly Meeting
Abstract

Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, statements and reports, press releases, and news clippings. Correspondents include Conveners Mary Bye and Edward G. Ramberg, a noted physicist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-1976

Carol Cummings and Frank Cummings Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-180
Abstract

Carol and Frank Cummings were a married couple who were involved in the sanctuary movement for Central American refugees in the 1980s.

Dates: 1982-2001

Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 25
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 23
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Society of Friends and world politics -- History -- Sources 3
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches 2
Quaker authors 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 2
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- Sources 2
Animal rights 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control 1
Asylum, Right of -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace Movements -- Congresses 1
Peace movements -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker conscientious objectors 1
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Manchester -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Refugees -- Central America -- History -- Sources 1
Sanctuary movement -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- Sources 1
Sermons 1
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
Society of Friends -- Sources. -- Peace testimony -- History 1
Swarthmore (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Theology -- History -- 20th century 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- History 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
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Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Bye, Mary, 1913- 2
Civilian Public Service 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Friends Mississippi Project 2
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Newton, Ray 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
American Friends' Peace Conference (1901) (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 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
Baer, Gertrude 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carroll, Helen M. (Carroll, Helen Mansfield), 1912-1997 1
Cary, John R. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Church Peace Union 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cummings, Carol R. (Carol Riemer), 1936-2006 1
Cummings, Frank E., Quaker 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.). Peace Board 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends National Peace Committee (U.S.) 1
Friends Washington Peace Headquarters (Organization) 1
Friends Witness for World Order 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hadley, W. Spencer 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Haskell, Henry S Allen ( Devere), 1891-1955 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Hickie, Dorothy 1
Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hole, Allen David, 1866-1940 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
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