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Archives & Manuscripts

League for Non-Violent Civil Disobedience against Military Segregation Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League for Non-Violent Civil Disobedience...

Dates

  • 1947-1951

Biographical / Historical

The League attempted to organize resistance to military conscription across the United States and to provide legal and financial assistance to soldiers of all races who engaged in civil disobedience to military segregation. Bayard Rustin, of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, served as Executive Secretary; A. Philip Randolph was Chairman.

Extent

0.17 Linear Feet (2 linear in.)

Language

English

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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