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Bent Andresen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Andreson, Bent
Abstract

Bent Andresen registered as a conscientious objector during WWII, and was sent to a Civilian Public Service in 1944. Andresen participated in a "guinea pig project" in which he and several other C.O.s lived in a refrigerated room for three months to test the impact of a high-protein diet on cold-weather conditions. He went AWOL in 1945 and was sentenced to two years in prison. Andreson was involved in various peace/justice groups throughout his lifetime.

Dates: 1928-1991

Horace Champney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-166
Abstract

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

Robin Harper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Overview

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

Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Overview

Roy Kepler was a radical pacifist and conscientious objector during World War II, owner of Kepler Books in Menlo Park, California, involved for many years with the War Resisters League, one of the founders of the Pacifica Foundation and public radio in California.

Dates: 1940-1985

Dorothy Marder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-233
Overview Dorothy Marder was a photographer and photojournalist, peace activist, Lesbian and Gay community member, counselor, and disabilities advocate. Her most extensive photographic work concerned women's peace activism (especially Women Strike for Peace), in the New York, New York area between the late 1960s through the 1980s Many of her photographs appeared in peace movement and alternative press publications. Marder photographed well-known peace activists, feminists, and political figures of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1999

Igal Roodenko Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-161
Overview

Igal Roodenko was a pacifist, peace and civil rights activist, and advocate of nonviolence. He was a member of the War Resisters League Executive Committee, served on boards of A.J. Muste Memorial Institute and Consortium on Peace Research and Development (COPRED), and was active in Men of All Colors Together.

Dates: 1935-1991

Lee Stern Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-170
Overview

Lee Stern (1915-1992), was a Quaker pacifist, conscientious objector to war, involved in peace groups and organizations, and a teacher of nonviolence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1992

Steve Trimm Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-232
Overview In 1968 Steven Wayne Trimm was convicted for refusing induction into the armed services and served four years prison. Trimm fled to Canada in 1969 where he lived underground until 1974. Two years later he received clemency from the U.S. government under the Earned Re-entry Program and was pardoned. Steve Trimm is the author of Walking Wounded: Men's Lives During and Since the Vietnam War (1993) and other publications. Since the 1970s Steve Trimm has also been active with various peace and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-2008

Marjorie Swann and Robert Swann Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-264
Overview

The Swanns were Quaker peace activitists who were particularly well known for their part in nonviolent direct action against nuclear weapons testing and deployment in the 1950s-1960s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Overview

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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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
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A Quaker Action Group 3
Peacemaker Movement 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Civilian Public Service 2
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Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
War Resisters League 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Hutchison, Glenn 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Lakey, George 1
Lang, Vivien 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Marder, Dorothy, 1926-2007 1
McReynolds, David 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Movement for a New Society 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Prayer and Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 1
Price, Paton 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Reeves, George B., 1905- 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Swann, Robert S. 1
Swiers, George 1
Third Camp (Organization) 1
Thomas, Evan, 1951- 1
Trimm, Steve 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walk for Peace (Project) 1
Whitehead, Carle 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Wise, Christine, -1933 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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