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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

Jayma Abdoo Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abdoo, Jayma
Abstract

Abdoo was actively involved with the Vietnam War draft resistance group, the Camden 28, which this small collection of papers helps to document.

Dates: 1971-1977

Alliance for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-088
Abstract The Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (AFCO), based in Seattle (Washington), was founded in 1970 by John Long and Paul Anderson, who served as its national coordinator. It changed its name in 1972 to represent a wider scope of purpose. During this time, conscientious objectors who performed two years of alternate service, the same period as those drafted into the military served, were not entitled to Veterans Administration benefits under the GI Bill of Rights. By 1974 AFCO had reached a...
Dates: 1970-1974

American Servicemen's Union Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Servicemen's Union
Dates: 1969-1971

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

Jerome Balter and Ruth Balter Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-254
Overview Jerome Balter (1921-2016), and Ruth Balter (born 1922), have been peace and social justice activists for many years. They were both active in efforts to desegregate housing and public schools in Rochester, New York from the late 1950s onward. Jerome Balter campaigned several time for local and state political offices as a way to achieve these goals. Both Balters were also active in efforts to oppose the Vietnam War. Ruth Balter was connected with Women Strike for Peace in Rochester. They...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959-1974

John Beer Collected Papers

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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

Daniel Berrigan and Philip Berrigan Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Berrigan, Daniel and Philip
Abstract

Collection consists of printed correspondence, leaflets, pamphlets, news clippings, other writings by and about Daniel Berrigan and Philip Berrigan.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-

Business Executives Move for New National Priorities Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-116
Abstract Founded in 1967 as Business Executives Move for Vietnam Peace; objectives were to press for practical steps toward ending American participation in the Vietnamese Conflict, to use the business community's influence in expanding public support for disengagement, and to emphasize the war's adverse effect on the economy; name of the organization was changed in 1970 to Business Executives Move for Vietnam Peace and New National Priorities, later (1973) shortened to Business Executives Move for...
Dates: 1965-1983

Stephen G. Cary collection

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Identifier: HC.MC-1320
Overview

This collection contains the personal materials of Stephen G. Cary and historical materials collected by Cary about his relatives.

Dates: 1714-2003

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 78
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 4
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
 
Subject
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 62
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 28
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States 7
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 6
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 4
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Direct action -- History -- Sources 3
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- United States 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Sources 3
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States 2
Camden Twenty-eight Trial, Camden, N.J., 1973 -- Sources 2
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- New Jersey -- Camden -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- New Jersey -- Camden -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States 2
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 2
Jury nullification -- New Jersey -- Camden -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- New Jersey -- Camden -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Prisoners' writings, American 2
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Soldiers -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Student movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Trials (Conspiracy) -- New Jersey -- Camden -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Armed Forces -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Veterans -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
War resistance movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Adult education -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- North Carolina -- Greenville -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Rhode Island 1
Architects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Buddhists -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cold War 1
College students -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- Photographs 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Diplomacy -- Citizen participation -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Documentary films -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Documentary photography -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 8
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 5
A Quaker Action Group 4
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Women Strike for Peace 4
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Berrigan, Daniel 3
Berrigan, Philip 3
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 3
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 3
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 3
War Resisters League 3
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 3
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 3
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Cary, Elizabeth S. 2
Cary, Stephen G. 2
Champney, Horace 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Defense Committee (New York, N.Y.) 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Ferber, Michael 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 2
Haverford College 2
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lakey, George 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Luce, Don 2
McAlister, Elizabeth 2
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 2
McReynolds, David 2
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Negotiation Now! (Organization) 2
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 2
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
World Without War Council 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
Abdoo, Jayma A., 1951-2006 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Ad Hoc Coalition for a New Foreign Policy 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Ahmad, Eqbal 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Alternatives to Militarism, Inc. 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Amdur, Stephen 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
American Heritage Publishing Company 1
American Servicemen's Union 1
Anderson, Paul, active 1970-1974 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
April Action (Organization) 1
Armentrout, Barbara 1
Armstrong, James Sinclair 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Baez, Joan 1
Baker, Lillian 1
Balter, Jerome, 1921- 1
Balter, Ruth, 1922- 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman), 1902-1995 1
Berman, Aline 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boardman, Richard M. 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boss, Jay 1
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