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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

John Beer Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Beer, John
Abstract

John Beer is a professor of the history of science and chemistry, as well as a Quaker peace and antinuclear activist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1954-1985

Robert O. and Margaret C. Blood Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-263
Overview

Robert O. and Margaret C. Blood were active Quakers, members of Ann Arbor Monthly Meeting, MI. The collection contains primarily the papers of Margaret Blood, including correspondence, writings, journals (mostly fragments) after about 1960. There are also some writings by Robert Blood including student papers and articles for periodicals, as well as material on their joint counseling workshops and papers concerning their son, Peter Blood, and the draft during the Vietnam era.

Dates: 1942-1999

Mary Bye Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-024
Overview

Mary (Du Bois) Bye, Quaker peace and social activist and member of Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in Pennsylvania, was born in 1913. This collection consists of the papers relating to Mary Bye's political activity. It includes correspondence, notes, clippings, and other files concerning peace and justice issues.

Dates: 1966-[on-going]

Stephen G. Cary papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1240
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937. He earned a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979 to 1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955 to 1969. In 1969, he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting...
Dates: 1930-2002

Horace Champney Papers

 Collection
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

Committee on Peace and Service of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee on Peace and Service-Bucks Quarterly Meeting
Abstract

Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, statements and reports, press releases, and news clippings. Correspondents include Conveners Mary Bye and Edward G. Ramberg, a noted physicist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-1976

Delaware Draft Counseling and Education Service, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-229
Abstract The Delaware Draft Counseling and Educational Service (DDCES), was organized in early 1969 with offices in Wilmington and Newark, Delaware. It provided men who had been drafted by the Selective Service System with information about the draft and their options within that system. The DDCES also provided information on the draft, individual rights under Selective Service laws and how to file for deferments and alternatives to the draft. With the end of the draft and beginning of registration...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1966-1991

Robert E. Dickinson Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Dickinson, Robert
Abstract

Collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, documents relating to Dickinson's arrests, information about resistance to the Vietnam War and the Harrisburg Eight, war tax resistance, Dickinson's letters to congress and to editors, specifications for his "My Lai" sculpture, and a poem signed "Roberta Dickinson"; collection also includes photographs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1969-1974

Ross Flanagan Papers

 Collection
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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 19
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 12
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Direct action -- History -- Sources 3
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States 2
Prisoners' writings, American 2
Quaker social reformers 2
Quakers -- Vietnam 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Adoption -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Adoption -- Vietnam -- History -- Sources 1
Adult education -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 1
Adult education and state 1
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Architects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Asylum, Right of -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Charities -- Vietnam 1
Church and social problems -- Society of Friends 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- California -- History -- Sources 1
College chaplains -- Ohio -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
Conscientious objectors -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- North America -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disinvestment -- South Africa 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- Vietnam 1
Food supply 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Humanitarian assistance -- Quakers 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Intercountry adoption -- History -- Sources 1
Labor union members 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Lobbyists -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Marriage counselors 1
Missionaries -- China -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nuclear warfare in motion pictures 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker educators 1
Quaker women 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- California -- Santa Barbara -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
Quakers -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
Quakers -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 11
A Quaker Action Group 5
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 3
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Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Blood, Peter, -1946 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Bye, Mary, 1913- 2
Canadian Friends Service Committee 2
Champney, Horace 2
Eaton, Robert Whittington 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Lakey, George 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 2
Neely, Frances E. 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Blood, Margaret C. (Margaret Cheek), 1918-1999 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- 1
Burr, Barbara R. 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Ken 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Clouds, Kai Yutah, 1948-1980 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Committee of Responsibility to Save War-Burned and War-Injured Vietnamese Children 1
Committee on U.S.-U.S.S.R. Peace Leadership Exchange 1
Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Davidov, Marv 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
De Leeuw, Rachel 1
Delaware Draft Counseling & Education Service, Inc. 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dickinson, Robert E. (Robert Elliott), 1916-1982 1
Dietze, Carla 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Emerson, David 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fager, Charles (Charles Eugene), -1942 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friend, Theodore 1
Friends Association for Higher Education (U.S.) 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Fulford, Dawn B. 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
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