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American Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-022
Overview The roots of the NCCO began shortly after conscription in WWII was instituted. Little is known about the New York Office of the NCCO. It was headquartered at 31 Union Square West in New York City (NY) where the ACLU had its offices, and was likely set up in 1940, under the chairmanship of Norman Angell, and stayed in existence through 1945. In Washington (DC), the Temporary Committee for Legal Aid to Conscientious Objectors was formed in 1940. R. Boland Brooks had gone to NSBRO (National...
Dates: 1940-1946

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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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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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
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Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Kaufman, Abraham 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Newton, Ray 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
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Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Eves, William 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Joint Peace Board 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Neutrality Bloc 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Pacifist Action Committee 1
Peace Strategy Board 1
Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Reeves, George B., 1905- 1
Smith, Tucker P. 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Williams, H. Justice 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Wright, Edward Needles, 1897- 1
Zigler, M. R. 1
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