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Philadelphia Council for Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Council for Conscientious Objectors
Dates: 1943-1952

Murray Polner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-113
Abstract Polner was an author and editor of books and periodicals on social history, public policy, and Jewish concerns. This collection chiefly relates to his research on Vietnam veterans for his book No Victory Parades and on the question of amnesty for When Can I Come Home? The collection also include audiotapes of oral histories of American Jews who were conscientious objectors or who resisted serving in the military during World War II or the Korean War. There is additional material from...
Dates: 1963-1988

Resist Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Resist
Dates: 1968-

Resist Conscription Committee Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Resist Conscription Committee
Dates: 1948

Daniel A. Seeger Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Seeger, Daniel A.
Abstract

Seeger is best known for the 1965 Supreme Court court case regarding his conscientious objector claim without belief in a Supreme Being as grounds for C.O. status.

Dates: 1958-2008

Benjamin Spock Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Spock, Benjamin
Abstract

Collection consists of photocopied material released under the Freedom of Information Act for the years 1964-1972, with the bulk of the material from 1968. Includes informants' reports, transcripts of personal conversations, writings by and about Spock, and transcripts of Spock's media appearances.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-1972

Steve Trimm Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-232
Abstract In 1968 Steven Wayne Trimm was convicted for refusing induction into the armed services and served four years prison. Trimm fled to Canada in 1969 where he lived underground until 1974. Two years later he received clemency from the U.S. government under the Earned Re-entry Program and was pardoned. Steve Trimm is the author of Walking Wounded: Men's Lives During and Since the Vietnam War (1993) and other publications. Since the 1970s Steve Trimm has also been active with various peace and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-2008

John M. Swomley, Jr., Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-226
Abstract

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

The Resistance Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Resistance
Dates: 1967-1968

Vietnam Summer Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Abstract Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 54
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 29
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
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Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 10
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious Objectors -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- Sources 2
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- Sources 2
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Armed Forces -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc -- History -- Sources 2
Veterans -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 2
African American soldiers -- History -- Sources 1
African American soldiers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- Sources 1
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Asylum, Right of -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Trial practice -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious Objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Judaism -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Middle West -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- North America -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft registration -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Middle West -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Dukhobors -- History 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Jews -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Jews -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- New Jersey -- History -- Sources 1
Legal aid -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Clergy -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Military education -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence in America : a documentary history 1
Opposition (Political science) -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 54
Undetermined 1
 
Names
Civilian Public Service 7
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 4
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 4
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Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 3
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Tatum, Arlo D. 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Boston Draft Resistance Group 2
Break with Conscription Committee 2
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Civilian Public Service Union 2
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
Ferber, Michael 2
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
Gara, Larry 2
Koch, Ed, 1924- 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
MacAdam, Ruth E. 2
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 2
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
United States. Selective Service System 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation. Project on Amnesty 1
American Veterans Committee 1
Amnesty Information and Action Center 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Berkel, Bob 1
Berkeley Resistance (Organization) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Blood, Peter, -1946 1
Bloomstein, Charles 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
CARE Inc. 1
CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Merom, Ind.) 1
Clark, Ramsey, 1927- 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Colton, Kenneth R. 1
Committee Against Registration and the Draft 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee on Drafting Youth 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Committee to End the Draft on or Before June 30, 1967 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Covington, Hayden Cooper 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Daniel Seeger Defense Fund of the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Delaware Draft Counseling & Education Service, Inc. 1
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