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Mennonite Central Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mennonite Central Committee
Overview

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) was formed when representatives of various Mennonite conferences met July 27-28, 1920, in Elkhart (Indiana), and pledged to aid hungry people, including Mennonites, in Russia and Ukraine.Since then thousands have served with MCC worldwide on relief, peace and development projects.

Dates: 1940-

Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors Records

 Collection
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

Haridas Thakordas Muzumdar Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Muzumdar, Haridas
Abstract

Includes pamphlets and typescript.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920-1942

National Council Against Conscription Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-052
Overview The National Council Against Conscription had its first official meeting on December 13, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Nation Council Against Conscription worked to defeat various legislative measures which promoted universal military training and peacetime conscription, by lobbying Congress, public speaking, publishing detailed analyses of proposed legislation, corresponding with magazine and newspaper editors about their coverage of Universal Military Training, and producing...
Dates: 1944-1960

National Council of Churches USA Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Council of Churches USA
Overview

The records of the FCC and NCC highlight the unifying issues for national church work, including labor rights, anti-racism, and conscientious objection.

Dates: 1908-

New York Bureau of Legal Advice Records

 Collection — othertype: Reel 142.1
Identifier: SCPC-Reel-142.1
Abstract Holdings in Tamiment Library: about half the records of the New York Bureau of Legal Advice consist of case histories pertaining to selective service exemption, draft evasion, conscientious objector status, military imprisonment, military discharge, desertion, amnesty, civil liberties and deportations. One third of the collection consists of office files, administrative reports and correspondence, including extensive fundraising correspondence. The remainder of the collection is made up of...
Dates: 1917-1919

New York Yearly Meeting collection of militia regulations

 Collection — othertype: SC-283
Identifier: SFHL-SC-283
Overview

The collection contains Quaker correspondence concerning various states' regulations on military conscription and conscientious objection in the early 19th century.

Dates: 1812, 1821

New York Yearly Meeting collection on conscientious objection

 Collection — othertype: SC-223
Identifier: SFHL-SC-223
Abstract This collection contains papers concerning conscientious objection collected by New York Yearly Meeting. Folder 1 contains a small amount of correspondence regarding COs in 1914 from Ulysses DeRosa, a member of New York Yearly Meeting (Orthodox); folders 2 and 3 contain largely correspondence, 1939-1946, concerning work with COs by the subcommittee on Conscientious Objectors of the New York Yearly Meeting Committee on Peace and Social Order, Joint Work-Camp Committee, and the Metropolitan...
Dates: 1914-1970

Papers of Kirby Page from the Honnold Library (Claremont College, California)

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Page, Kirby
Abstract

Includes documents about Kirby Page, Reinhold Niebuhr, Sherwood Eddy, the Fellowship for a Christian Social Order, the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Christian Way, Keep America Out of War, the Emergency Peace Campaign, conscientious objection, the World Court, socialism, and pacifism.

Dates: Majority of material found within ca. 1920-1957

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 62
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 13
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 6
 
Subject
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 28
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 19
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 17
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Conscientious objection 13
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Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Peace -- Societies, etc. 7
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 7
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 6
Conscientious objection -- United States 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 6
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objectors -- United States 4
Pacifism 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
correspondence 4
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain 3
Conscientious objection -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 3
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers 3
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 3
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 3
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious Objectors -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects 2
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States 2
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Great Britain 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker educators 2
Quaker prison reformers -- United States 2
Quakers -- History 2
Quakers -- New York (State) 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- United States 2
United States -- Armed Forces -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. 2
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
War -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Society of Friends 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African American soldiers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Anti-imperialist movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- South Carolina 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control 1
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Language
English 79
French 1
Undetermined 1
 
Names
American Friends Service Committee 10
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 10
Civilian Public Service 9
Kaufman, Abraham 8
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 7
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Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 7
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 7
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 5
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 5
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
Newton, Ray 5
War Resisters League 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 4
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 4
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Tatum, Arlo D. 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
War Resisters' International 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Barr, Allen H. 3
Brooks, R. Boland 3
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 3
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 3
DeSilver, Harrison 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 3
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 3
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 3
Furnas, Paul J. 3
Gottlieb, Edward P. 3
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 3
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 3
McReynolds, David 3
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 3
Will, Herman, 1915- 3
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 3
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Beaton, Grace M. 2
Blood, Peter, -1946 2
Boston Draft Resistance Group 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 2
Byrns, Elinor 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Einstein, Albert 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Gara, Larry 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
Hoover, Warren W. 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Lynd, Alice 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
MacAdam, Ruth E. 2
Man, Albon 2
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 2
Mennonite Central Committee 2
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : Orthodox : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 2
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Olmstead, Frank 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Quaker Emergency Service Readjustment Center (New York, N.Y.) 2
Ransom, Frances Rose 2
Roodenko, Igal 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Socialist Party (U.S.) 2
Spears Mobile Clinics 2
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