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William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

A. Fenner Brockway Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Brockway, A. Fenner
Dates: 1915-1988

T. Corder Catchpool Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Catchpool, T. Corder
Overview T. Corder Catchpool refused any service when the Compulsory Military Service Act was passed in 1916 in Great Britain. He was in prison slightly more than two years, after which he published On Two Fronts: Letters of a Conscientious Objector, a memoir about his experiences during the war and in prison. After World War I, Catchpool became a relief worker, secretary for the Friends International Centre in Berlin, and peace worker. He performed reconciliation work...
Dates: 1914-1952

Central Board for Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Central Board for Conscientious Objectors
Abstract

The collection includes annual reports, articles, memoranda and releases, and pamphlets.

Dates: 1942-1962

Fellowship of Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Fellowship of Conscientious Objectors
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets and one periodical, The Tribunal.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-1942

Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

No-Conscription Fellowship Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-No-Conscription Fellowship
Overview

The No-Conscription Fellowship (NCF) was a British anti-draft organization founded in 1914 by pacifists Clifford Allen, Fenner Brockway, and others. It disbanded around 1919.

Dates: 1914-1920

Pacifist Service Units Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Pacifist Service Units
Abstract

Newsletters, reports, and pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-1949

Reginald Reynolds Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Reynolds, Reginald
Overview

A British Quaker, author, journalist, field secretary for the Friends Service Committee, associate of Mohandas K. Gandhi, and conscientious objector during World War II.

Dates: 1925-1955

Elbert Russell Writings

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-133
Overview Elbert Russell (1871-1951) was a Quaker teacher, historian, and writer. His was a leading voice in bringing the insights of liberal, British Friends on the primacy of revelation and the importance of scholarship in the renewal of faith into American Quakerism. He was professor of Bible at Earlham College starting in 1895 and also served as chaplain. He resigned his position in 1915, later taught at Johns Hopkins, and then became Dean at Duke University. This collection contains primarily...
Dates: 1893-1951

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