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Marion Bromley and Ernest Bromley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-214
Abstract

Marion Coddington Bromley and Ernest Bromley were active members of the Society of Friends, absolute pacifists, war tax resisters, and worked for racial integration in the United States. They are best remembered as founders of the Peacemakers, and as war tax resisters.

Dates: 1920-1997

James Emlen journal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-021
Overview

The diary details Emlen's travels in rural Pennsylvania to small towns and settlements of fellow Quakers. Entries often describe tensions and interactions between white settlers and Indigenous populations. Treaties between white settlers and native groups are also discussed.

Dates: 1794

Ross Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview

Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.

Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Edward F. Stratton Collected Papers on Ohio Quakers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-142
Overview Edward F. Stratton (1876-1968) was a Quaker from Salem and Barnesville, Ohio. He served as Curator of the Salem Quarterly Meeting records and was Librarian of the Friends Society, Salem, Ohio. The collection contains historical and biographical information compiled by Edward F. Stratton about the Maule, Stratton, Williams, and related Ohio Quaker families, especially those involved in separations in Ohio Yearly Meeting. Of particular interest are Joshua's Maule's diaries and correspondence...
Dates: 1770-1967

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles,...
Dates: 1898-1986

Leon A. Rushmore collection of New York Yearly Meeting miscellaneous papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-213
Abstract

This collection of miscellaneous papers collected by Leon A. Rushmore includes several religious essays or sermons, a copy of Nicholas Waln's 1772 prayer, and an undated address "To the great Sachems and Chief of the [missing] sitting around the Counsill at new york" possibly transcribed from dictation.

Dates: ca. 1789-1833

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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Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Friends Mississippi Project 2
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee Appointed for Indian Affairs 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Evans, Charles, 1802-1879 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gould, Martha S., b. 1813 1
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 1
Hall, Hannah, approximately 1836- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Maule family 1
Maule, Joshua, b. 1806 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 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
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Rushmore, Leon A., . 1910-2001 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Safer Neighborhoods are Possible (Organization) 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Stratton family 1
Stratton, Edward F., 1876-1968 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Waln, Nicholas, 1742-1813 1
Wegener, Ellie 1
Williams family 1
Williams, Edward, 1821-1894 1
Williams, Sarah B., 1823-1882 1
Yarrow, C. H. Mike 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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