Over 1,000 Quakers Surround Pentagon – Nov. 13, 1960

On November 13, 1960 over 1,000 members of the Society of Friends – Quakers – surrounded the Pentagon for a silent vigil to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the first Quaker Peace Testimony issued to King Charles II in 1660. Read the complete text of the 1660 declaration here


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