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Samuel Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-008

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of five folders of materials related to Samuel Cooper's conscientious objection to WWII. The collection includes Cooper's correspondence with political leaders, court officials, organizations for religious objection, and his family members in the months leading to the war, during the period of his arrest and imprisonment, and for the remainder of the war.

Dates

  • 1939-1948

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

Samuel Cooper was a Quaker and a conscientious objector during WWII. He was arrested and tried during 1942, but charges of delinquency were ultimately dropped and he was released.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related materials

  • MC.950.047 Frederick Creedy papers
  • MC.950.303 Samuel Cooper manuscripts

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed December 2015.
Title
Samuel Cooper papers, 1939-1948
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
December 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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