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Henry LeRoy Finch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-195
Abstract

Henry Leroy (Roy) Finch Jr. was a pacifist, conscientious objector to World War II, philosopher and writer.

Dates: 1933-1995

Charles E. Frantz Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Frantz, Charles E.
Abstract Collection includes biographical information; letters from Frantz to his parents while he was in Civilian Public Service, 1944-1946, and 1947-1950; information about his refusal to register for the peacetime draft (Selective Service Act of 1948), and subsequent federal court proceedings and his 1949 imprisonment; newspaper clippings about draft refusers at Earlham College, 1949; a copy of Frantz's FBI file and correspondence relating to it, 1978-1980; and Frantz's writings about the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1949, 1978-1980

Richard Bartlett Gregg Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gregg, Richard
Dates: 1929-1941

C. Douglas Hostetter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-260
Abstract C. Douglas Hostetter (1944 - ), has been an peace activist since the 1960s. He was a conscientious objector during the Vietnam war and performed alternative service for the Mennonite Central Committee in rural Vietnam.Following his work in Vietnam Hostetter worked for the United Methodist Church at the United Nations on international affairs. From the mid 1980s through the end of the decade Hostetter served as the executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee in their New...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959-

George Houser Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Houser, George
Abstract

Collection is primarily correspondence between Houser and others regarding amnesty for war objectors (1945-1947), the Break With Conscription committee (1946-1947), correspondence with conscientious objectors (1942-1946), the Labour Pacifist Fellowship (Britain) (1945), Civilian Public Service strike (1946), the Peace Now Movement (1943-1944), and the Resist Conscription Committee (1948).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-

William Marx Kantor Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kantor, William Marx
Abstract

William Kantor was a World War I conscientious objector from Philadelphia.

Dates: circa 1917-1920

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Abstract

In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Abstract

Roy Kepler was a radical pacifist and conscientious objector during World War II, owner of Kepler Books in Menlo Park, California, involved for many years with the War Resisters League, one of the founders of the Pacifica Foundation and public radio in California.

Dates: 1940-1985

Wayne Lauser Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lauser, Wayne
Abstract

Collection consists of materials relating to Lauser's walk from Cleveland to Washington D.C., the federal lawsuit against him, his sentencing, and his time in prison.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1969-1972

Frieda Langer Lazarus Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lazarus, Frieda Langer
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence and printed matter related to Lazarus's involvement as Chair of the War Resisters League's Conscientious Objector Problems Committee, 1943-1946.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1946

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 45
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 17
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 14
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 14
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 6
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 6
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Psychiatric hospitals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
I-W service 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
African American Quakers 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Chester County (Pa.) 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious Objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Judaism -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors 1
Conscientious objectors -- California, Northern -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Dukhobors -- History 1
Environmentalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Evil, Non-resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Mennonites -- Charities 1
Mennonites -- Charities -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- Missions -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mental health services -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Mentally ill -- Care -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence in America : a documentary history 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- California, Northern -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Episcopal Church -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Research -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace walks and marches 1
Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Philosophers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Printers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Prisoners -- Connecticut -- Danbury -- History -- Sources 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychiatric aides -- Training of -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- United States 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- Virginia -- Williamsburg -- History -- Sources 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Public radio -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- Albany -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- Glens Falls -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Oregon -- Eugene -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Feasterville -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 46
Spanish; Castilian 1
Undetermined 1
 
Names
Civilian Public Service 13
American Friends Service Committee 6
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
War Resisters League 6
A Quaker Action Group 3
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Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 3
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Furnas, Paul J. 3
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 3
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 2
Bromley, Ernest 2
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Civilian Public Service Union 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 2
Finch, Henry Le Roy 2
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Gara, Larry 2
Kantor, William Marx 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Lunde, Erling H. 2
Lynd, Alice 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Man, Albon 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Forum for Socialist Education 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andrews, Bennett W., 1906-1994 1
Andrews, Florence N., 1913- 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Barton, Harold E. L., 1916-2005 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Bourgeois, Roy, 1938- 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Break with Conscription Committee 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp #103 (Missoula, Mont.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Coleville, Calif.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Gulfport, Miss.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Medaryville, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Merom, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Missoula, Mont.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Mental Hygiene Program 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Covington, Hayden Cooper 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
Daniel Seeger Defense Fund of the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denison, Paul Bert 1
Dodge, Richard K. 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Eichel family 1
Eichel, Esther 1
Eichel, Seymour 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
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