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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

Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
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

Michael S. Foley Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Foley, Michael S.
Overview

Michael S. Foley is an author, primarily about the anti-war movement during the Vietnam War.

Dates: 1965-2001

Robert Levering Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract

Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.

Dates: 1967-1972

Milwaukee 14 Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Milwaukee 14
Abstract

Collection includes printed statements, correspondence, leaflets, and newsletters, about the arrest, incarceration and legal defense of the Milwaukee 14. Correspondents include James H. Forest, James Harney.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1968-1969

Resist Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Resist
Dates: 1968-

Benjamin Spock Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Spock, Benjamin
Abstract

Collection consists of photocopied material released under the Freedom of Information Act for the years 1964-1972, with the bulk of the material from 1968. Includes informants' reports, transcripts of personal conversations, writings by and about Spock, and transcripts of Spock's media appearances.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-1972

Steve Trimm Papers

 Collection
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

The Resistance Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Resistance
Dates: 1967-1968

Vietnam Summer Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
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Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
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Poor People's Campaign 1
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Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- New York (State) -- Albany -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
A Quaker Action Group 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 2
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Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Beheiren 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Clark, Ramsey, 1927- 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Ferber, Michael 1
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Foley, Michael S. 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Harney, James 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Kalish, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lakey, George 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Medlock, Julie 1
Meyer, Christopher (Business owner) 1
Milwaukee 14 (Group) 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Potter, Norman 1
Proxmire, William 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Resist (Organization) 1
Resistance (Organization : Berkeley, Calif.) 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Salzman, Marilyn L. 1
Schmidt, Phyllis 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Siano, Donald 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Sobel, Roslyn 1
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