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Julien D. Cornell Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-010

Julien Cornell (1910-1994) practiced law in New York City, with a special interest in civil liberties. During World War II, he handled many cases for conscientious objectors, as well as advising many other COs about their various problems with the legal system. He was considered an expert on legal issues regarding conscientious objection and Civilian Public Service, and was consulted by many lawyers throughout the country for his opinions.

Dates: 1940-1947

Dorothy H. Hutchinson Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-125
Abstract Dorothy Hewitt Hutchinson (l905-l984) began to gain influence in the peace movement when her pamphlet A Call to Peace Now was printed by the Friends in l943. That summer, Hutchinson and a small group of people started the Peace Now Movement, using her pamphlet to rally support for the principle of a negotiated settlement rather than unconditional surrender of the Axis powers. This group included George W. Hartmann, a psychology professor at Columbia, and John Collett. Hutchinson also worked...
Dates: 1942-1980

J. Stuart Innerst Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-103
Overview J. Stuart Innerst was a United Brethren in Christ missionary to China in the 1920s. Innerst and his wife Marion Reachard Innerst left China in 1927 with great concerns about the influence of western imperialism in that country. J. Stuart Innerst served as pastor of several churches and joined the Society of Friends in 1943. In addition to his pastoral work, Innerst also served as the Director of the Quaker Friends in Washington Program (1960-1961, lobbied members of Congress regarding China,...
Dates: 1920-1975

Tracy D. Mygatt and Frances Witherspoon Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-089
Overview Tracy Dickinson Mygatt (1885-1973) and Frances May Witherspoon (1886-1973) were prolific writers and absolute pacifists who worked together in movements for women's rights, world peace, civil liberties, and civil rights. Both women authored plays, articles, poems, sermons, and stories, individually and in collaboration. They were founders of the War Resisters League and later served as honorary chairs. Frances Witherspoon was a co-founder and Executive Secretary of the New York Bureau of...
Dates: 1835-1973; Majority of material found within 1911-1974

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Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
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Ballantyne, Edith 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Fangmeier, Robert 1
Forster, Clifford 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hickie, Dorothy 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holtzman, Elizabeth, correspondent 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Isono, Fujiko, 1918- 1
Johnson, Clare Sturges 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kuenzli, Alfred E. (Alfred Eugene), 1923- 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Layer, Frances Evans 1
Lazarus, Leonard 1
Lloyd, Georgia, 1913- 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Nayar, Sushila, 1914-2001 1
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Osborne, Winslow H. 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Friend in the Orient Committee 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Peace Now Movement (Organization) 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Reeves, George B. 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Sanders, Edwin A. 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Simon, Bessie 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Wadsworth, Arthur J. 1
War Resisters League 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Women's Peace Union 1
World Peace Tax Fund 1
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