Swarthmore College Peace Collection, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081 U.S.A.


FELLOWSHIP OF RECONCILIATION- USA
(FOR-USA)

SECTION IV

UNPROCESSED FILES:
Additional FOR-USA materials, 1940-1990s

(pending further accessions)

Arrangement

Series A
[no longer in existence]

Files of John M. Swomley, 1940-1960
This material was removed in 2007 to the John M. Swomley Jr. Papers (DG 227).

Series B
11 Doc. Boxes
1 Paige Box

Files of Richard Deats, 1972-1990s

Series C
1 Doc. Box
1 Paige Box

Files of Doug Hostetter, 1987-

Series D
4 Paige Boxes

Files of Administrative Assistants, 1985-1993

Series B: Files of Richard Deats, 1972-1990s

Staff positions:
Interfaith Work, 1972-1979
Executive Secretary, 1979-1984
Interfaith Work, 1984-1993
Communications and Editor of Fellowship, 1993-

Files are arranged as follows and placed in temporary document boxes. A provisional checklist is found at the front of Box 1.

Box 1
Biographical data
General/Miscellaneous FOR materials
General Correspondence with individuals, A-L

Box 2
General Correspsondence with individuals, M-Z

Box 3
International Correspondence:
-IFOR
-Natinal FOR groups
-World Council of Churches

Box 4
Topical files :
-Abortion - Korean Airines (flight 007)

Box 5
Topical files:
-March on Washington for Jobs, Peace and Freedom (1983) - workshops on nonviolence

Box 6
Program areas:
-Seminary speakers
-Covenant Peacemaking
-Peace Sabbath and Peace Pentecost

Box 7
Program areas:
-Peace with Justice Week, Middle East, U.S.-USSR reconciliation, 1972-1986

Box 8
Deats' writings and speeches

Box 9
Accessions of June 1998:
-General correspondence, 1972-1993
-Correspondence of Editor, 1993-1996
-Correspondence of Jim Forest (at IFOR office in Europe), 1976-1988

Box 10
Accessions of June 1998:
-General correspondence, 1972-1993
-Correspondence of Editor, 1993-1996
-Correspondence of Jim Forest (at IFOR office in Europe), 1976-1988

Box 11
Accessions of June 1998:
-General correspondence, 1972-1993
-Correspondence of Editor, 1993-1996
-Correspondence of Jim Forest (at IFOR office in Europe), 1976-1988

Box 12
Philippines material of Deats (not FOR)

 



Series C: Files of Doug Hostetter, 1987-

Staff positions:
Executive Secretary, 1987-1993
Interfaith/International Work, 1993-

Box 1 [some program material of these years is found in boxes of the Administrative Assistants]
List of Content in this box and miscellaneous
Checklist of his files in Archives of Mennonite Church
Addenda, 1998 (Archives of Mennonite Church)
Personal/ General correspondence, 1987 (May) - 1987 (December 31)
Personal/ General, 1988 (January 1) - 1988 (June 1)
Personal/ General, 1988 (June 1) - 1988 (December 31)
Personal/ General, 1989 (January 1) - 1989 (June 30)
Personal/ General, 1989 (July 1) - 1989 (December 31)
Personal/ General, 1990 (January 1) - 1990 (September 30)
Personal/ General, 1990 (October 1) - 1991 (June 21)
Personal: 1991 (July) - 1992 (April)
Lee Thomas: Donor, undated

Box 2 [some program material of these years is found in boxes of the Administrative Assistants]
Steve Oyonne, 1988
Detlev Heinrich
Materials: Coastal Corporation, 1991
General Staff Correspondencce, 1991 (December) - 1992 (May)
25th Reunion
Freeze, 1985
Trip to the Soviet Union, 1988-1989
Trip to Sweden, 1989
Liz Holsey-Sproul [?]
Doug's Biography
Christmas Peace Pilgrimage, 1992
Veritas Medal- Dominican College
International Correspondence A-M
Miscellaneous Correspondence A-L, 1993-1994
Miscellaneous Correspondence M-Z, 1993-1994
National Conference, 1994 (July)
Pendle Hill, 1993-1994
Mark Cuddihee, 1994
Haiti, 1994
Interfaith General Correspondence, 1994-1995

Box 3 [some program material of these years is found in boxes of the Administrative Assistants]
Robin's Correspondence
George Houser, 1991-1992
Charles Howlett Correspondence, 1993
Gene Knudson-Hoffman, 1983-1991
Jim and Shelley Dougless, 1992
Carl Rogers/ Bonnie Rimawi, 1991
Ruth, Paul, Carolyn Deats, 1992
Personal correspondence, 1991-1993
Seaking engagements, 1991-1993
Writing-photos, 1991
Continuing Education Opportunities
General correspondence, 1992 (September) - 1993 (June)
Staff correspondence, 1992 (September) - 1993 (June)
Staff correspondence, 1991 (May) - 1992 (February)
National Council correspondence to/with Doug, 1991 (December) - 1992 (September)
National Council correspondence to/with Doug, 1992-1993
Forms to NC/PC/EC, 1987-1988
Pat Coy's correspondence (National Chairman), 1991-1992
Scott Kennedy's correspondence, Middle East Task Force, 1991-1992
Correspondence with Congress, 1990-1992
Vietnamese Friends, 1991-1993
Richard highes, 1977-1992
Trips to Nicaragua, 1990
Scarsdale Talk, 1990
Travel, 1993
Expenses
General Correspondence, 1992 (February-June)
International Miscellaneous M-Z, 1993-1994

Box 4 [see Section II, Series J, Box 5]
Bosnian Student Project:
-Correspondence
-Supplementary to the processed material

Box 5
80th Anniversary, 1995
Articles by/about Hostetter, 1990-1992, undated
Bosnian correspondence, 1989, 1998
Email correspondence, April 1995-June 1997 [2 folders]
MEDIC 1991-1992, n.d [2 folders]
Middle East: general, 1992
Sanctions, 1991-1992
Miscellaneous documents, 1991-1992, undated

 



Series D: Files of Administrative Assistants, 1958-1993 (during the incumbency of Executive Secretaries Antal, Cooperrider and Hostetter)
These files include a variety of program and administrative materials which are listed, but not in any particular order.

Box 1
Anti-Semitism, 1981
Changing Name of FOR, 1988-1989
Economic Conversion, 1987
FOR Members in the News, 1992
Gay-Lesbian Rights, 1978-1989
Interchurch Medical Assistance, 1991-1992
Hunger Issue, 1974-1992
Japanese-Americans, 1991
Nuclear Power- Energy, 1978-1981
Pacifism, 1971-1980
P.L.O., 1992
P.L.O.- Tunis Trip, 1992
Prison and "Prison Visitation and Support"
Tax Resistance, 1975-1990
Violence Against Women, undated
War on Drugs, 1992
Peace Consultation, 1993
March on Washington, 1993
Asia (IFOR Directory)
Burma, 1989-1991
China Beijing

Box 2
U.S.- Cuba Medical Project, 1991-1992
Human Rights- East Timor, 1991-1992
Indonesia, 1987-1992
Israel-Palestine, 1991-1992
Libya, 1992-1993
Lithuania, 1991
New Zealand, 1987
Nicaragua, 1990-1992
Panama, 1992
Somalia, 1992
South Africa (Divestment Issues), 1985
Southeast Asia, 1988-1991
Sri Lanka, 1992
Thailand, 1991-1992
Sulak Sivaraksa, 1993
Tibet
USSR/CIS, 1991-1992
Yugoslavia (former), 1992-1993
Yugoslavia, 1991
Boycotts, 1992-1993
Free Suu Kyi, 1992
Gang Summit Meeting, K.C., 1993
King Institute- Nonviolence Training, 1989
Movement Action Plan (M.A.P.), 1990
Peace Pole Makers, 1992
Peace Quilt, 1992
Peace Strategies, 1969-1992
Peace Tax Fund, 1991-1992
U.S. Institute of Peace, 1989-1991

Box 3
General Staff Correspondence, 1993
Lloyd Berg, 1993
Jo Becher (Staff Correspondence), 1993
Donna Felter's Correspondence, 1993
Donna Felter Staff Correspondence, 1991-1992
Caretakers, 1992
All-Day Staff, 1992 (August 19)
Staff Retreat
Alvin miscellaneous (caretaker of building), 1987-1988
Alvin Ross, 1989
Alvin Ross grievances, 1989
Alvin's Case, 1989-1991
Alvin Ross, 1989-1993

Box 4
Alvin Ross, 1989-1993
Alvin Ross Response II, 1992
Ad Hoc Committee- Nora Hallett, 1992-1993
Questionaires (Nora, Staff, N.C. and Committee Chairs), 1992
Janet's Staff Correspondence, 1991-1992
Richard's Correspondence, 1992-1993
Richard's, etc. Staff Correspondence, 1990-1992
Francine's Correspondence, 1992
Francine's Staff Correspondence, 1992
Correspondence with Robin Washington, 1992
David Schilling's Correspondence, 1992-1993
David Schilling, etc. Staff Correspondence, 1991-1992
David Schilling, Memos/ Letters, 1990
Appointments, Terminations, Recommendations, 1989-1991
Mailings to Local Groups, 1990
College Seminary Outreach, 1990
Shadowcliff, 25th Anniversary
Disarmament, 1990-1991
Development- Steitz / Dermody, 1990-1991
Administrative Bookkeeping, 1990-1991

Box 5
75th Anniversary, 1989-1990
E.C. Meetings out of Nyack (General Preparations), 1991-1992
National Council- Travel, 1991 (November)
National Council Titles and Fax Numbers, undated
Charter and Articles of Association, 1981
Delegation- edited and unedtied versions, 1990 (November)
Caretaker's / Caregiver's Correspondence, 1992-1993
N.C. General Correspondence, 1992-1993
General Correspondence, 1993
Friends / Contacts of National Council Correspondence, 1992-1993
"Fellowship" Magazine, 1991-1993
Grievance Personel Committee: Cobb, 1993
Martin Luther King Award, 1992-1993
Pfeffer Award, 1990-1993
Gifts, 1991
Leemm, Stephen and May, 1985-1993
Grants, 1991-1993
Peace Library, 1989
Peace Library, 1991-1993
Gifts- Martha Holden, piano, 1991-1992
Hodgkin gold piece, 1987
Pfeffer Peace Prize, Martin Luther King Award, Leo and Freda Pfeffer, 1991
Gifts- Dorothy Wilder Property, 1991
Franklin Zahn, 1991-1992
Prints for Peace, 1989-1990
Gifts- General Correspondence, 1991
Tax Resistance, old and 82 Council, 1974-1984
Cumulative List- IRS, 1974-1975
U.S. Treasury- Iraqi Sanctions, 1991
Building Bridges
Workshops with the FOR, 1991
Cantabile Trio, 1992
Community Service YMCA, 1989-1992
Nyack High School Peace Prize, 1990-1993
Rockland County, 1992
Rockland Council on Alcoholism, 1989-1990
Rockland FOR, 1979-1980

Box 6
Rockland Journal News, 1991-1992
South of the Mountain- Historical Society of Rockland County (Howlett), 1991-1993
FOR, 1978-1989
Center for Constitutional Rights- FBI, 1988-1992
Request for Information- Freedom of Information Act, 1985-1989
Letters- U.S. Government, 1992-1993
FOR Tex Case (IRS), 1963-1984
Alternative Revenue Service, 1990
Tax Deductibility (IRS), 1964-1978
Contributors from War Tax Resisters, 1968-1988
Building Operations, Procedure, etc., 1986-1989
Office Space, 1987-1993
Meetings at Shadowcliff and Visitors, 1988-1990
Recycling, 1990-1991
Wedding Policy, 1984-1985
Music at Shadowcliff, 1992-1993
Co-op America, undated
Credit Union, 1987-1988
Health Plan, 1987-1990
Sprinkler System, 1984-1993
Computers, 1991

Box 7
Shadowcliff (care and maitenance of building), 1981-1990
Nyack: Hotels and Maps, 1987-1992
Cafeteria Plan, 1991
Sociocracy, 1983-1986
Achim Strehlke, 1982-1986
Dr. Mary B. Anderson Report on FOR, 1982
Committee of Six (C.O.S.), 1984-1985
Requests for Help (Volunteers), undated
Staff Relations Committee (S.R.C.) and miscellaneous, 1984-1986
Administrative Bookkeeping, 1987-1989
Detlev Heinrich: memos, letters (computer consultant), 1987-1988
David Schilling, 1987-1989
Greg Johnson, 1988
Development / Cowan / Kassis, 1988-1990

Box 8
Disarmament SSIII, 1987-1988
Fran Levin letters, 1989
Directions to Shadowcliff, undated
Richard Bowers, 1989-1990
Kenneth Burley, 1985-1990
Dick Chartier, 1985-1990
Rex M. Corfman, 1988-1993
W.H. Ferry, 1974-1990
Goss-Mayr, 1989
Jorn Horn, 1972-1988
Raymond Hunthausen, 1987
Hemran and Dorothy Keiter, 1987-1989
Maurice McCrackin, 1985-1988
Don Mosley (Jubliee Partners), 1981-1988
Titus Podea, 1977-1990
Allen Stoltzfus, 1989
Lee Thomas (donor to Nicaragua post-hurricane reconstruction), 1988-1989
Brady Tyson, 1984-1985
Lance Woodruff, 1989
Gene Roman, 1982-1986
Mary Evelyn Jegen (Committee of Correspondence), 1982-1983

Box 9
Civilian Casualty Fund (CCF) for victims of Gulf War, 1993
General Letters- CCF and CCF Issues, 1991
CCF- brochures, letterheads, 1991
CCF- Staff Correspondence, 1991
CCF- Letters to Donors, 1991-1992
CCF- Financial Report, 1991 (April)
Harvard Student Commission on Civilian Casualties, 1991
Delegation to Middle East, 1991
Delegation to Middle East, 1990-1991
General Letters- Medicines, 1991-1992
Margaret and Ihsan Shurdum- Jordan, 1991-1992
General Letters- Palestine/Israel, 1991-1993
Iraqi ambassador at UN-CCF (Abdul Amir al Anbari, Nisar Hamdoun), 1992-1993
Joranian Red Crescent- CCF (Mohammed Hadid), 1991-1993
Iraqi-Americans and American-Iraqi Friendship Foundation, 1991
Life Iraqi Sanctions Now! (LISN!)- Melinda M., 1992
Medical Emergency Drive for Iraqi Children (MEDIC), 1991-1992
Rescource Center for Non-Violence (Santa Cruz, California), 1991-1993
Farahat, Naimat- Kuwait, 1993
"Hostages & TRack Two Diplomacy" by Patrick Coy, Chairman FOR National Council, 1991
Middle East Witness, 1992

Box 10
Middle East Task Force, 1990
Middle East Task Force, 1991
Persian Gulf Crisis, 1990-1991 [2 folders]
Persian Gulf, 1991 [2 folders]
Iraqi Children's Letters, 1991-1992
Post War Exhibits, Art, Kids Care (Iraq), Signe Taylor, 1992
TFLAC, 1991-1993
Drug War, 1990-1991
Development- Fundraising, 1991-1992

Box 11
Contributors (orders) sent
Peacemaker's Training Institute (PTI), 1990-1991
Peacemaker's Training Institute, 1991 [3 folders]
Peacemaker's Training Institute, 1992
Peacemaker's Training Institute Evaluation, 1993
Coordination, 1991
Peacemaker's Training Institute Addenda
Indigenous Peoples / Native Americans, 1985-1992
Southern Organizing Committee, 1992
Daufuskie, 1992
Akwasasne, 1990
Black Issues in High Education, 1991-1992
Environmental Racism, 1990

Box 12
Employer Sanctiond and Immigration (American Service Friends Committee vs. Thornburgh) policy, 1989-1991
Martin Luther King Institute for Nonviolence, 1989
Martin Luther King Resources for birthday observance, 1989-1992
Highlights, 1991-1992
Youth/ Campus Activities, 1991-1992
General Letters, 1991-1992
Local Groups (Directory), 1991-1993
Youth Action/ Registration/ Draft, 1986-1991
Children's Creative Response to Conflict (CCRC), 1988-1991
Membership Reports (monthly), 1991-1992

Other Material
The following materials were removed from the files and located elsewhere in the SCPC as indicated:
Photographs (11 boxes) are in the Photograph Collection.
Posters are in the Poster Collection.
Motion picture films, sound recordings and phonodiscs are in the Audiovisual Collection.
Peace buttons are in the Button/Pin/Ribbon Collection.




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