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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

Eichel Family Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-131
Overview The Eichel Family papers provide a unique glimpse into the lives of conscientious objectors and peace activists from one family over two generations, from 1916 onward. Julius Eichel, David Eichel and Albert Eichel were all C.O.s during WWI. Julius Eichel and his wife Esther Eichel protested WWII. Their son Seymour Eichel also served time in prison for his refusal to serve in the military in the 1950s.
Dates: 1918 - 2008

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.
Dates: 1919-1953

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Civil disobedience 1
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Kaufman, Abraham 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Brooks, R. Boland 2
Civilian Public Service 2
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Eichel, Julius, 1896- 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Olmstead, Frank 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Corfman, Rex M. 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel family 1
Eichel, Esther 1
Eichel, Seymour 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Gara, Larry 1
Goicochea, E. J. 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Haya de la Torre, Víctor Raúl, 1895-1979 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Huebsch, B. W. (Benjamin W.), 1876-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Kantor, William Marx 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Kohn, Hans, 1891-1971 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Ligt, Bart de, 1883-1938 1
Lunde, Erling H. 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Lévy, Blancy 1
Man, Albon 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Morgan, Angela 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Partido Aprista Peruano 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Reeves, George 1
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Rolland, Marie Romain 1
Romero James, Concha 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sforza, Carlo, conte, 1872-1952 1
Sidgwick, Ethel, 1877-1970 1
Sánchez, Luis Alberto, 1900-1994 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Norman 1
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