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Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract

Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

John D'Emilio Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-D'Emilio, John
Abstract Audiocassettes and typed transcripts of interviews with Bayard Rustin, his friends and co-workers for D'Emilio's book Lost Prophet: the Life and Times of Bayard Rustin. Rustin was an African-American conscientious objector, civil rights worker, pacifist, Quaker. Interviews were between 1992 and 2002. Interviewees include: Bayard Rustin, Charles Bloomstein, Ernest Bromley, Marion Bromley, Stephen Carey, Ralph DiGia, Roy Finch, Caleb Foote, Larry Gara, Norman Hill, Rachelle Horowitz, George...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1992-2002

Henry LeRoy Finch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-195
Overview

Henry Leroy (Roy) Finch Jr. was a pacifist, conscientious objector to World War II, philosopher and writer.

Dates: 1933-1995

Jessie Wallace Hughan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-251
Abstract

Jessie Wallace Hughan (December 25, 1875 – April 10, 1955) was an American educator, social activist, and a radical pacifist. During her college days she was one of four co-founders of Alpha Omicron Pi, a national sorority for university women. She also was a founder and the first Secretary of the War Resisters League, established in 1923. For over two decades, she was a perennial candidate for political office on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America in her home state of New York.

Dates: 1870-1998

Left Wing Pacifist-Socialists Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Left Wing Pacifist-Socialists
Abstract This file includes correspondence and memoranda dated 1945, pertaining to the proposed organization of a new movement for radical nonviolent pacifists. Includes a letter of April 27, 1945, of which signers include Rex Corfman, Henry Dyer, Roy Finch, Lewis Hill, Morris Horowitz, Byron Johnson, Igal Roodenko, and Stanley Rappeport; a list of the addressees is included on the same page as the signers. Collection also includes a "Memorandum on Effective Pacifist Organization for Action" by...
Dates: Majority of material found in 1945

War Resisters League Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

Denny Wilcher Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Wilcher, Denny
Overview

This collection documents the experiences of Wilcher (and his friends), while in Civilian Public Service, and after he left CPS and was imprisoned at McNeil Island Federal Prison Camp.

Dates: 1941-1946

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American civil rights workers -- History -- Sources 1
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African American gay men -- History -- Sources 1
African American pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Philosophers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women political candidates -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
DiGia, Ralph 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Roodenko, Igal 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
War Resisters League 3
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Civilian Public Service 2
Corfman, Rex 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 2
Houser, George M. 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
McReynolds, David 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Forum for Socialist Education 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Bloomstein, Charles 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Carey, Stephen 1
Civil Defense Protest Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Civilian Public Service Union 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Merom, Ind.) 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
D'Emilio, John 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Greene, Felix 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hill, Norman, 1933- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Horowitz, Rachelle 1
Hughan, Evelyn 1
Isely, Philip 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Malina, Judith, 1926- 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Naegle, Walter 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Peck, James 1
Pell, Orlie, 1900- 1
Platt, Davis 1
Provisional Defense Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Rockwell, Marjorie Hughan 1
Rosenbaum, Crane 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schmidt, John Wesley, 1917-1997 1
Schwartz, Wendy (Editor) 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Socialist Party (U.S.) 1
Stafford, David Benbow, 1918- 1
Swift, David Everett, 1914- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Swomley, Margie Carpenter 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Wilcher, Denny, 1914-1993 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
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