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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

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

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

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
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Brooks, R. Boland 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Gottlieb, Edward P. 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
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Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 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
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Huston, Ora 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
McReynolds, David 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
Newton, Ray 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy (Editor) 1
Sherk, J. Harold 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
War Resisters League 1
Watts, Roland 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Yolton, L. William 1
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