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Marion Bromley and Ernest Bromley Papers

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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

Horace Champney Papers

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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 for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Coordinating Committee for Testimonies & Concerns of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and the Associate Secretaries' Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-701
Overview In 1974, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was restructured: three Coordinating Committees were each given oversight of the committees and programs under its care. The Coordinating Committee II, more frequently referred to as CC-2, had general responsibility for Testimonies and Concerns. In 1998, a system of standing committees replaced the three Coordinating Committees within Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. The Peace and Concerns Standing Committee assumed responsibility for many of the programs...
Dates: 1971-2000

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

Robert E. Dickinson Collected Papers

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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

Erica Enzer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Enzer, Erica
Overview

Erica Enzer (1925-1998) was a peace activist, mathematics teacher, and chemist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1931-1998

Friends Committee on War Tax Concerns Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG1-002
Overview

The Friends Committee on War Tax Concerns (FCWTC) was created in 1985 under the sponsorship of the Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC). Its stated purpose was to address the widespread and growing concern in the Society of Friends on many aspects of war taxes. This collection contains the records of the Friends Committee on War Tax Concerns, including minutes, correspondence, publicity, and financial records.

Dates: 1985-1988

Robin Harper Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Overview

Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

Intentional Low Income Group Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Intentional Low Income Group
Abstract

Collection includes bulletins and statements of the Intentional Low Income Group.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1952-1954

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 19
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 18
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
War tax resistance -- United States 3
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American civil rights workers -- History -- Sources 1
African American pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- Sources 1
Architects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Church and social problems -- Society of Friends 1
Church of the Brethren -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Communal living 1
Communal living -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Endowments -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
Historic peace churches -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Journey of Reconciliation, 1947 1
Mennonites -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence in America : a documentary history 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History -- Sources 1
Peace-building -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- History -- Sources 1
Physicists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle 1
Race relations 1
Sculptors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Segregation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Simplicity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Charities 1
Society of Friends -- Delaware 1
Society of Friends -- Maryland 1
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- United States 1
Sustainable agriculture -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States 1
Tax protests and appeals -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
Voluntary simplicity movement -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance 1
War tax resistance -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
You don't have to ride Jim Crow! 1995 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 4
Bromley, Ernest 4
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Reynolds, Earle L. 4
Bromley, Marion, -1996 3
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Omaha Action (Project) 3
Peacemaker Movement 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
War Resisters League 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Enzer, Erica 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
McReynolds, David 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Nelson, Juanita 2
Nelson, Wallace F. 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Salstrom, F. Paul 2
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Anh, Le Thi 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Balkan Peace Team 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Conscience & Military Tax Campaign-U.S 1
Corner, Betsy 1
Crane, Susan, 1945- 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Denison, Paul Bert 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Dickinson, Robert E. (Robert Elliott), 1916-1982 1
Dockhorn, Robert B. 1
Dodge, Richard K. 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Faulkner, Stanley 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.). North Manchester Branch 1
Ferber, Michael 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Committee on War Tax Concerns 1
Ginger, Ann Fagan 1
Gladstone, Arthur 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Hartsough, David 1
Haverford College 1
Haworth, Neil D. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Intentional Low Income Group 1
Kehler, Randy 1
Keyes, Gene 1
Kindy, Cliff 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
Koinonia Farm 1
Lakey, George 1
Lazar, Edward 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
McAlister, Elizabeth 1
McDowell, Mary S. 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Movement for a New Society 1
Mullen, Phillip W. 1
National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund (U.S.) 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 1
Nelson, Clarence T. R. 1
New Call to Peacemaking (Organization) 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Nonviolent Action Community of Cascadia 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
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