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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

Committee to End Slave Labor in America Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee to End Slave Labor in America
Abstract Includes correspondence, flyers, reports.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1946

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.
Dates: 1915-

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

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Brooks, R. Boland 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
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Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brick, Allan 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lens, Sidney 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
McReynolds, David 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo 1
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 1
Reeves, George 1
Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Shelters for the Shelterless (Project) 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Thomas, Norman 1
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 1
Thurman, Howard, 1900-1981 1
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
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