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Center on Conscience and War Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview

Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Dates: 1940-2015

Macedonia Cooperative Community Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-071
Overview The Macedonia Cooperative Community was formed in 1937 northern Georgia by Morris Randolph Mitchell (1895-1976), an educator who later served as the first president of Friends World College. The Macedonia Cooperative Community, which took its name from a nearby Baptist Church, was comprised of families who worked collectively on dairy, agricultural, forestry, and woodworking projects that provided the economic underpinnings of the community. Originally established as an economic cooperative,...
Dates: 1937-1958

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

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Kaufman, Abraham 3
Barr, Allen H. 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Huston, Ora 1
Hutterian Brethren 1
Infield, Henrik F. 1
Jackson, Elmore, 1910-1989 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Keeton, Morris T. 1
Lasserre, Henri, 1875-1945 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Macedonia Cooperative Community 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Miller, Edward R. 1
Mitchell, Barbara Jaynes 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Newton, David, 1914- 1
Newton, Ray 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Roberts, Elvin 1
Roberts, Lucille Turpen 1
Sherk, J. Harold 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Toney, Raymond J. 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
Watts, Roland 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
Wiser, Arthur 1
Yolton, L. William 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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