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Alliance for Conscientious Objectors Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-088
Abstract The Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (AFCO), based in Seattle (Washington), was founded in 1970 by John Long and Paul Anderson, who served as its national coordinator. It changed its name in 1972 to represent a wider scope of purpose. During this time, conscientious objectors who performed two years of alternate service, the same period as those drafted into the military served, were not entitled to Veterans Administration benefits under the GI Bill of Rights. By 1974 AFCO had reached a...
Dates: 1970-1974

Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors Records

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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

Alice Niles Lynd and Staughton Lynd Papers

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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

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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

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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Names
Tatum, Arlo D. 3
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Anderson, Paul, active 1970-1974 1
Baker, Lillian 1
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Barr, Allen H. 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Committee for Equality for All Draftees (U.S.) 1
Conscientious Objectors for Equal Treatment (U.S.) 1
Conscientious Objectors for Service Benefits (U.S.) 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Curtice, Laurence L. 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
French, Bruce Comly 1
Friedman, Bruce 1
Gerber, William, 1908- 1
Ginger, Ann Fagan 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gulick, Steve 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Halvonik, Paul N. 1
Hanson, William L. 1
Harter, Edward A. 1
Hartsough, David 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Landau, Jon 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 Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ness, Robert L. 1
Rodd, Thomas 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
Seeley, Robert A. 1
Shero, Jeffrey 1
Sly, Peter 1
Spatz, Barry Charles 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Gill J. 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
United States. Selective Service System 1
United States. Veterans Administration 1
Vonasch, James L. 1
Watts, Roland 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Wichelman, Allan F. 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wren, Irene 1
Wright, Eric E. 1
Wright, Raymond Orson 1
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