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Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Overview

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

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

Mennonite Central Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mennonite Central Committee
Overview

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) was formed when representatives of various Mennonite conferences met July 27-28, 1920, in Elkhart (Indiana), and pledged to aid hungry people, including Mennonites, in Russia and Ukraine.Since then thousands have served with MCC worldwide on relief, peace and development projects.

Dates: 1940-

Mennonite Central Committee Peace Section / U.S. Peace Section Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mennonite Central Committee-Peace Section
Abstract

The Peace Section of the Mennonite Central Committee was established in January 1942, as successor to the Mennonite Central Peace Committee organized in 1939. It served as an agency for counseling on problems related to conscription and the draft, a representation to government, a center for study, research, and writing regarding the peace position, and a central agency for peace education.

Dates: 1942-

Ward Miles and Alice Calder Miles Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Miles, Ward and Alice Calder Miles
Abstract Includes two oral history interview (4 p., 2007 and 2 p., 2003) of Ward Miles and Alice Calder Miles; information about the Civilian Public Service unit at the Byberry State Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa.; manuscript "Out of Sight Out of Mind" by Ward C. Miles; information about a psychiatric aide training project conducted for the Rockefeller Foundation under the auspices of the Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas in 1948; reference material about mental hospitals and psychiatric aide...
Dates: 1944-1948, 2003, 2007

Joseph Moray Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Moray, Joseph
Abstract

Correspondence of Joseph Moskovitz/ Joseph Moray with his cousin, Shirley Moskovitz, and with Camille Weare.

Dates: 1935-1948, 1951-1952

Elliston P. Morris Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Morris, Elliston P.
Abstract

Elliston P. Morris was a Quaker conscientious objector during WWII.

Dates: 1918, 1942-1968

Juanita Morrow Nelson and Wallace F. Nelson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-262
Abstract

Juanita and Wally Nelson were civil rights activists, tax resisters, simple living proponents, farmers, and writers/speakers for peace.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1923-2015

Northern California Service Board for Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Northern California Service Board-Conscientious Objectors
Abstract

Includes printed correspondence, minutes of meetings, memoranda, brochures; correspondents include Allen H. Barr and Robert F. Leavens.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-1954

Joseph C. Osborn Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Osborn, Joseph C
Abstract

Collection includes biographical information, correspondence, information about Osborn's academic work at Purdue University, 1936-1942, and about his draft orders and conscientious objection status; and information about Osborn's time in Civilian Public Service and CPS reunions in 1983 and 1986.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1986

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 23
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 17
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Psychiatric hospitals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
I-W service 2
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
African American civil rights workers -- History -- Sources 1
African American pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Communal living -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- California, Northern -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Dukhobors -- History 1
Journey of Reconciliation, 1947 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- Charities 1
Mennonites -- Charities -- History -- Sources 1
Mental health services -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Mentally ill -- Care -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- California, Northern -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychiatric aides -- Training of -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Psychiatric hospital care -- History -- Sources 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- United States 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Psychiatric hospitals -- Virginia -- Williamsburg -- History -- Sources 1
Public radio -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- Albany -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Oregon -- Eugene -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Feasterville -- History -- Sources 1
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Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Segregation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Simplicity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Smokejumpers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Charities 1
Society of Friends -- Sources. -- Peace testimony -- History 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Sustainable agriculture -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
Voluntary simplicity movement -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church 1
You don't have to ride Jim Crow! 1995 1
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Names
Civilian Public Service 13
Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 3
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
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Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Wilhelm, Paul A. 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Alexander, Howard W. (Howard Wright), 1911-1985 1
Alexander, Mary Alice 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Association of Catholic Conscientious Objectors 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Barton, Harold E. L., 1916-2005 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Break with Conscription Committee 1
Briggs, Franklin Humphrey, 1916- 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Chicago Conference on Social Action (1943) 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 (Missoula, Mont.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Mental Hygiene Program 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cooper, Samuel 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Covington, Hayden Cooper 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Eller, Cynthia 1
Fangmeier, Robert 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Food for Europe Fund 1
Forster, Clifford 1
Frantz, Charles 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Fuson, William Meeker 1
Gara, Larry 1
Guetzkow, Harold Steere 1
Heifer Project 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Koinonia Farm 1
Labour Pacifist Fellowship 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lazarus, Leonard 1
Leavens, Robert F. 1
MCC U.S. 1
MCC U.S.. Peace Section 1
MCC U.S.. Peace and Justice Ministries 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Macedonia Cooperative Community 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Mennonite Central Committee. Peace Section 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Miles, Alice Calder 1
Miles, Ward C., 1922- 1
Moray, Joseph, 1917-1987 1
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 1
Moskovitz, Shirley 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
National Mental Health Foundation 1
Nelson, Clarence T. R. 1
Nelson, Juanita 1
Nelson, Wallace F. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Northern California Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Operation Freedom (Organization) 1
Osborn, Joseph C., 1911-1993 1
Osborne, Winslow H. 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Peace Now Movement (Organization) 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Philadelphia Council for Conscientious Objectors 1
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