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American Friends Service Committee photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-211
Overview

This collection consists of miscellaneous photographs, collected over time from various sources, documenting the American Friends Service Committee and its projects. Post-World War I and post-World War II and Vietnam War relief work are well documented, and there are also photographs of AFSC work in the United States, Africa, other parts of Asia, and the Middle East.

Dates: circa 1918-1975

Stephen G. Cary collection

 Collection
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

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Overview

Roy Kepler was a radical pacifist and conscientious objector during World War II, owner of Kepler Books in Menlo Park, California, involved for many years with the War Resisters League, one of the founders of the Pacifica Foundation and public radio in California.

Dates: 1940-1985

Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-060
Abstract

The Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors was a non-sectarian, free advisory service for conscientious objectors to war and military service. The MBCO was set up to provide counseling and legal aid in metropolitan New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut and established by the United Pacifist Committee in 1940. The group disbanded in 1980.

Dates: 1940-1980

Murray Polner Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-113
Overview Polner was an author and editor of books and periodicals on social history, public policy, and Jewish concerns. This collection chiefly relates to his research on Vietnam veterans for his book No Victory Parades and on the question of amnesty for When Can I Come Home? The collection also include audiotapes of oral histories of American Jews who were conscientious objectors or who resisted serving in the military during World War II or the Korean War. There is additional material from...
Dates: 1963-1988

Jeannette Rankin Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rankin, Jeannette
Overview

Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973), was the first woman to serve in Congress (1917-1919). She was an active suffragist and later worked in peace organizations such as the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the National Council for Prevention of War. Rankin founded the Georgia Peace Society in the 1940s, and led the Jeannette Rankin Brigade, an all-women's protest march against the Vietnam war shortly before her death.

Dates: 1917-2011

Lee Stern Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-170
Overview

Lee Stern (1915-1992), was a Quaker pacifist, conscientious objector to war, involved in peace groups and organizations, and a teacher of nonviolence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1992

André Trocmé and Magda Trocmé Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-107
Overview André and Magda Trocmé are perhaps best known for their work in the small French town of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon where, during World War II, they inspired the villagers to help protect and sometimes to assist in the escape of Jews and other poltiical refugees. In 1938, André Trocmé, and his pacifist colleague Édouard Theis, founded L'Ecole Nouvelle Cévenol in Le Chambon, a Protestant, co-educational secondary school, with a curriculum of tolerance, honesty, and nonviolence. By 1942 the Germans...
Dates: 1919-

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Library
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 7
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- France -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cold War 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Food supply 1
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Sources 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
International relief -- Societies, etc 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 1
Jews -- France -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Jews -- Sources 1
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France) -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Morocco -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifists -- France -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Political activists -- United States 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Protestant churches -- Clergy -- History -- Sources 1
Protestant churches -- France 1
Protestant churches -- Switzerland 1
Public radio -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Military service 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Soldiers -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Soldiers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Haverford 1
Veterans -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Peace 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
War relief 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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Language
English 8
French 1
 
Names
American Friends Service Committee 2
Civilian Public Service 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
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Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Collège Cévenol 1
Comfort family 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Eirene (Organization) 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Fédération française contre l'armement atomique 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Grellet family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jeannette Rankin Brigade 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Lifton, Robert Jay, 1926- 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Maison de la Réconciliation (Versailles, France) 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Polner, Murray 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Reston, James, 1941- 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sherman, Edward F., 1937- 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Third Camp (Organization) 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Trocmé, André, 1901-1971 1
Trocmé, Daniel 1
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
War Resisters League 1
Watts, Roland 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
World Pacifist Meeting (1949) (Santiniketan, India, and Sevāgrām, India) 1
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