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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

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Eichel Family Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-131
Overview

The Eichel Family papers provide a unique glimpse into the lives of conscientious objectors and peace activists from one family over two generations, from 1916 onward. Julius Eichel, David Eichel and Albert Eichel were all C.O.s during WWI. Julius Eichel and his wife Esther Eichel protested WWII. Their son Seymour Eichel also served time in prison for his refusal to serve in the military in the 1950s.

Dates: 1918 - 2008

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles,...
Dates: 1898-1986

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
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Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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 -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Freedom of speech -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Judges -- United States 1
Lawyers -- United States 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Practice of law -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
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American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Eichel family 1
Eichel, Esther 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Eichel, Seymour 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Haworth, Neil D. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Huston, Ora 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Kantor, William Marx 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keyes, Gene 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Lazar, Edward 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Lunde, Erling H. 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Man, Albon 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Newton, Ray 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Polaris Action 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sherk, J. Harold 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
Swann, Robert S. 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Toney, Raymond J. 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
War Resisters League 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Yarrow, C. H. Mike 1
Yolton, L. William 1
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