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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

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Norman J. Whitney Papers

 Collection
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

Denny Wilcher Collected Papers

 Collection
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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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Research -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
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Names
Civilian Public Service 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
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Barr, Allen H. 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Civilian Public Service Union 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Merom, Ind.) 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Greene, Felix 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Huston, Ora 1
Isely, Philip 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 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, Ray 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Rosenbaum, Crane 1
Schmidt, John Wesley, 1917-1997 1
Sherk, J. Harold 1
Stafford, David Benbow, 1918- 1
Swift, David Everett, 1914- 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Toney, Raymond J. 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Wilcher, Denny, 1914-1993 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Yolton, L. William 1
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