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A Quaker Action Group Records

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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

American Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-003
Overview In the 1820s William Ladd of the Maine Peace Society suggested that the regional US peace societies become associated in a national organization. As a result, the peace societies of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) merged in May 1828 to form the American Peace Society [APS]. The stated purpose of the American Peace Society was to "promote permanent international peace through justice; and to advance in every proper way the general use of...
Dates: 1828-1947

American Peace Terms Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Peace Terms Committee
Dates: 1944-1953

American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts
Dates: 1938-1939

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

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

Citizens Peace Petition Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Citizens Peace Petition Committee
Dates: 1941-1942

Clergy and Laity Concerned Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-120
Overview The collection includes minutes (1966-1973), correspondence (1965-1978), material on Clergy and Laity Concerned's programs and projects, Clergy and Laity Concerned (CALC) publications and posters, press releases, clippings, photographs, and files on local CALC groups, particularly the Metropolitan Chicago Chapter (1969-1981). Also included are files of the newspaper American Report (1970-1974) and material relating to Help Unsell the War, a mass media campaign in 1971-1972. Correspondents...
Dates: 1965-1983

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 53
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Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 35
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
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Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 5
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. 4
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 3
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 3
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 3
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Awards -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Practice of law -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Aiken (S.C.) -- Social conditions -- History -- 19th century 1
Anti-fascist movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature -- Awards 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Trial practice -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Japan -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. 1
Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
Free trade -- History -- Sources 1
Freedmen -- Education -- South Carolina 1
Freedom of speech -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Johns Island (S.C.) -- History -- 19th century 1
Judges -- United States 1
Laity -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- New Jersey -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Literary prizes 1
Literary prizes -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mediation, International -- History -- Sources 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Missionaries -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 6
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
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Lyttle, Bradford 4
Newton, Ray 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
American Peace Society 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
McReynolds, David 3
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 3
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Affeldt, Allan 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
American Legion 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 2
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 2
Byrns, Elinor 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 2
Camp, Kay 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Chavez, Daniel 2
Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 2
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Folsom, Franklin, 1907-1995 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Gara, Larry 2
Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (Organization) 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Hedemann, Ed 2
Hillyer, Mary W. 2
International Federation of Students 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Meacham, Stewart 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 2
PRO-Peace (Organization) 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Samuel, Pat 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 2
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 2
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters League 2
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
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