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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

Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Center for Economic Conversion Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-215
Overview

The Center for Economic Conversion was a nonprofit organization which promoted the conversion of the military-based U.S. economy to a civilian-based, peace-oriented, and environmentally sustainable one. It was founded in 1975 as a project of the American Friends Service Committee. CEC was a leading advocate for using military base conversion as a tool to foster sustainable development.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1975-2000

Charlotte Citizens for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Charlotte Citizens for Peace
Abstract

Correspondence, administrative files, financial records, flyers, newspaper clippings, reference files. Correspondents include Esther S. Frankel and Abraham Kaufman.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-1996

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

Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-135
Overview

The Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice was initated in 1974 to "call for disarmament, a simultaneous shift of economic priorities away from militarism and toward meeting domestic and global human needs, and removal of the causes of war." When the Walk ended on October 18, 1976 at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., walkers had covered 8,000 miles through 34 states.

Dates: 1975-1978

Council of Christian Associations Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Council of Christian Associations
Abstract

Includes pamphlets and other printed materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1932

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract

Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1913-1981

Educators for Social Responsibility Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-206
Abstract Educators for Social Responsibility is a national, non-profit organization committed to helping teacher, school administrators, and parents respond positively, through education and resources to concerns about nuclear war, and other social justice issues. To this end they have developed community action/education projects to end the arms race, foster mutual respect among people with diverse opinions and different cultural backgrounds, and prepare students to be participating citizens in a...
Dates: 1985-

Exploratory Project on the Conditions of Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-160
Abstract

The Exploratory Project on the Conditions of Peace, founded by W. H. Ferry, was established at Boston College in 1987 to explore the conditions for a sustainable peace. The group worked on concepts such as "peace systems" and "war systems", and its members developed the Citizens' Peace Treaty. After relocating to Washington, D.C., the organization ceased operation 1990 or 1991.

Dates: 1985-1991

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 47
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 21
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 14
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 11
Antinuclear movement -- United States 10
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 9
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Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace movements -- United States 8
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 7
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear arms control -- United States 6
Nuclear disarmament -- United States 6
Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States 6
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear facilities -- Environmental aspects -- United States 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- Great Britain 3
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament 3
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear disarmament 3
Nuclear disarmament -- Great Britain 3
Nuclear weapons -- Great Britain 3
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Student movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
Women and peace -- Great Britain 3
Women and peace -- United States 3
Antinuclear movement 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Arms control -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
Women and peace 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- England -- Berkshire 1
Antinuclear movement -- Florida -- Lee County -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Florida -- Port Charlotte -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Merrimack River Valley (N.H. and Mass.) 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- Directories 1
Arms control -- Economic aspects -- United States 1
Arms control -- United States 1
Arms control -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms race -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Arms race -- United States -- Economic policy -- Sources 1
Biochemists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Children and peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature -- Awards 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- Nebraska 1
Civil disobedience -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. 1
Draft -- United States 1
Economic conversion -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic development -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Engineering -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Engineers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Environmental health 1
Food supply 1
Government spending policy -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Grassroots Peace Directory -- History -- Sources 1
Great Britain 1
Harrisburg (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
International Year of the Child, 1979 1
Literary prizes 1
Literary prizes -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 6
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 2
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Gara, Larry 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 2
McReynolds, David 2
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 2
Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Abington Coalition for a Nuclear Arms Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Access (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Affeldt, Allan 1
Aicher, Paul J. 1
Alabama Freeze Coalition 1
Alabama Nuclear Freeze Campaign 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1
Ames Bilateral Freeze Campaign (Iowa) 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bergen County Freeze Campaign (New Jersey) 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Californians for a Bilateral Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Nick (Minister) 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Center for Constitutional Rights (New York, N.Y.) 1
Center for Economic Conversion (Calif.) 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Chavez, Daniel 1
Chicago Area Faculty for a Freeze on the Nuclear Arms Race 1
Christofferson, Bill 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Diane K. 1
Clark, Gordon 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Club of Rome 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Community Peace Squad (New York, N.Y.) 1
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