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American Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-022
Overview The roots of the NCCO began shortly after conscription in WWII was instituted. Little is known about the New York Office of the NCCO. It was headquartered at 31 Union Square West in New York City (NY) where the ACLU had its offices, and was likely set up in 1940, under the chairmanship of Norman Angell, and stayed in existence through 1945. In Washington (DC), the Temporary Committee for Legal Aid to Conscientious Objectors was formed in 1940. R. Boland Brooks had gone to NSBRO (National...
Dates: 1940-1946

Julien D. Cornell Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-010
Abstract 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

John Nevin Sayre Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-117
Overview John Nevin Sayre was a pacifist who spent over 40 years at the helm of the Fellowship of Reconciliation.
Dates: 1885-1982; Majority of material found within 1922-1967

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American Civil Liberties Union 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
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Kaufman, Abraham 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Young, Agnes 2
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Burton, O. E. (Ormond Edward), 1893-1974 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Eastman, E. Philip 1
Embassies of Reconciliation (Organization) 1
Fangmeier, Robert A. 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Forster, Clifford 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Goss-Mayr, Hildegard 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 1
Lazarus, Leonard 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Mayr, Kaspar, 1891-1963 1
Mensching, Wilhelm 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Osborne, Winslow H. 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Pitter, Přemysl, 1895-1976 1
Reeves, George 1
Reeves, George B. 1
Roser, Henri, 1899- 1
Sayre, Francis Bowes, 1885-1972 1
Schomer, Howard, 1915- 1
Schuchardt, Irmgard 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sekiya, Paul M. 1
Siegmund-Schultze, Friedrich, 1885-1969 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Smith, Earl Martin, 1895- 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman 1
Thomas, Winburn Townshed, 1909-1981 1
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 1
Trocmé, André, 1901-1971 1
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Young, Herrick B. (Herrick Black), 1904- 1
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