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CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-073
Abstract

CCCO developed a nationwide network of military and draft counselors and attorneys to assist conscientious objectors. Most active during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, the CCCO promoted such issues as amnesty, repatriation, and counter-recruitment.Operations were suspended in late October 2009. As of 2010, some of their counseling service has been taken over by the GI Rights Hotline.

Dates: 1948-2010

Dwight S. Large and Frances K. Large Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Large, Dwight S. and Frances K. Large
Abstract

Papers of a married couple who worked for legal amnesty for Vietnam War resisters.

Dates: 1969-1976

Alice Niles Lynd and Staughton Lynd Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-099
Overview

Staughton Lynd and Alice Niles Lynd, Quakers, authors, and activists in the civil rights and peace movements, who worked individually and collaborated on many labor and pacifist projects.

Dates: 1965-1995

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

John M. Swomley, Jr., Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-226
Overview

John M. Swomley, Jr.; minister in the Methodist Church; served as Director of the National Council Against Conscription, editor of Conscription News, and as National Secretary of the Fellowship of Reconciliation; active with the American Friends Service Committee and the American Civil Liberties Union; campaigned against universal military training; author of books on militarism and the Cold War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-2002

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Names
Tatum, Arlo D. 3
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation. Project on Amnesty 1
Amnesty Information and Action Center 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
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Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Colton, Kenneth R. 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Denison, Paul Bert 1
Dodge, Richard K. 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Farnsworth, Douglis 1
Faulkner, Stanley 1
Ferber, Michael 1
First, Curry 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Ginger, Ann Fagan 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gulick, Steve 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Hartsough, David 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hosman, Glenn B. 1
Jordan, John E. (John Edward), 1934- 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Landau, Jon 1
Large, Dwight S. 1
Large, Frances K. 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Musil, Robert K. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Council for Universal and Unconditional Amnesty 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Emergency Ministeries Concerning the War 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Rodd, Thomas 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
Schwarzschild, Henry 1
Seeley, Robert A. 1
Shero, Jeffrey 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.) 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
United States. Selective Service System 1
Watts, Roland 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wren, Irene 1
Wright, Eric E. 1
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