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Lucy Perkins Carner Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Carner, Lucy Perkins
Overview Lucy Perkins Carner served on the board of such organizations as the American Friends Service Committee, the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the War Resisters League, and the United World Federalists. She also joined the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. In many ways Carner worked for civil rights, protesting discrimination in businesses, and joining organizations such as the Congress on Racial Equality and the NAACP. She was also a war tax resister and protested against the...
Dates: 1953-1977

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

Tracy D. Mygatt and Frances Witherspoon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-089
Overview Tracy Dickinson Mygatt (1885-1973) and Frances May Witherspoon (1886-1973) were prolific writers and absolute pacifists who worked together in movements for women's rights, world peace, civil liberties, and civil rights. Both women authored plays, articles, poems, sermons, and stories, individually and in collaboration. They were founders of the War Resisters League and later served as honorary chairs. Frances Witherspoon was a co-founder and Executive Secretary of the New York Bureau of...
Dates: 1835-1973; Majority of material found within 1911-1974

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-082
Abstract Mildred Scott Olmsted, peace activist and suffragist, was born in Glenolden, Pennsylvania, in 1890. In 1922, Olmsted became Executive Secretary of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). From 1934 onward she assumed national positions with the organization. In 1946, Olmsted became National Administrative Secretary and held that position (until her retirement in 1966. She remained active as Executive Director Emerita of WILPF and also served...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview

Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.

Dates: 1955-1965

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
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African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
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Quaker women -- United States 1
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
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Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Brick, Allan 1
Camp, Kay 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gara, Larry 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Holtzman, Elizabeth, correspondent 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hunter, Barton 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kuenzli, Alfred E. (Alfred Eugene), 1923- 1
Layer, Frances Evans 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lloyd, Georgia, 1913- 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
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