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Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 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

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

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract

The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.

Dates: 1941-1946

Alfred A. Fraser Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Fraser III, Alfred A.
Abstract

Collection includes World War I draft cards of Alfred A. Fraser Jr., and a long memorandum about world affairs dated 1971 by A.A. Fraser, III.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1917-1971

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

Dwight S. Large and Frances K. Large Collected Papers

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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

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

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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War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 12
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Militarism -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African American soldiers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
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Amnesty -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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Asylum, Right of -- History -- Sources 1
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California -- Politics and government 1
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Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- North America -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Disarmament 1
Draft -- United States 1
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Illinois -- Politics and government 1
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Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
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Polaris (Missile) 1
Quakers -- North America -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- United States 1
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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United States -- Armed Forces -- Women 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- History -- Sources 1
Universities and colleges -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects -- Sources 1
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War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 5
Civilian Public Service 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
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Byrns, Elinor 2
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
War Resisters League 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Amdur, Stephen 1
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation. Project on Amnesty 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Amnesty Information and Action Center 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Blood, Peter, -1946 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Campus Americans for Democratic Action 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
College Peace Union 1
Colton, Kenneth R. 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Dunsavage, William 1
Dworkin, Andrea 1
Edelman, Marc 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Episcopal Church 1
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship 1
Episcopal Peace Fellowship 1
Farnsworth, Douglis 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Feiffer, Jules 1
First, Curry 1
Fisher, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fraser, Alfred A. (Alfred Augustus), 1904-1988 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gray, Annie E. 1
Gulick, Steve 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
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