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A Quaker Action Group Records

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

Horace Champney Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-166

Horace Champney was a pacifist active in various causes from the late 1940s through the 1980s. He was a founder of The Peacemakers Movement in the 1950s and interested in civil rights, war tax refusal, and other social justice causes. Champney was a member A Quaker Action Group and a crew member of the ship the Phoenix, which sailed to North Vietnam with medical supplies, during the Vietnam war.

Dates: 1958-1990; Majority of material found within 1958-1979

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Robin Harper Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin

Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-236

George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.

Dates: 1931-2010

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A Quaker Action Group 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
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Champney, Horace 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Lakey, George 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
Anh, Le Thi 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Beheiren 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Ken 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Haworth, Neil D. 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Keyes, Gene 1
Lazar, Edward 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Movement for a New Society 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Polaris Action 1
Prayer and Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Swann, Robert S. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walk for Peace (Project) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Wise, Christine, -1933 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
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