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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

Episcopal Peace Fellowship Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-118
Overview The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF), was founded November 1939 as an association of pacifist members of the Protestant Episcopal Church. The organization sought to discover and unite pacifists within the church and to influence its membership regarding Christianity and peace. The EPF has sponsored educational projects (publications, lectures, workshops, conferences), provided counseling and financial support for conscientious objectors, and contributed to pacifist projects in other...
Dates: 1936-2009; Majority of material found within 1936 - 2009

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Ames, Winslow 1
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Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Episcopal Church 1
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship 1
Episcopal Peace Fellowship 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fisher, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Hayes, Thomas Lee, 1932- 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
McCain, Samuel N. 1
Molnar, Enrico S., 1913- 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Pierce, Katharine C. (Katharine Curtis), 1882- 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reeves, George B., 1905- 1
Rohrer, Phyllis 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 1
Seasholes, Amy Lois 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Sullivan, Paul Wilson 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Von Selle, Margaret 1
War Resisters League 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
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