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Association of Catholic Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Association of Catholic Conscientious Objectors
Dates: 1940-1946

Wilmer Brandt Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Brandt, Wilmer
Overview

Brandt was a conscientious objector to war, a Quaker, and interested in peace throughout his life.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1952-2007

Civilian Public Service Personal Papers and Collected Materials

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-056
Abstract

Chiefly the personal papers of conscientious objectors assigned to Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps during World War II, such as correspondence, writings, memoirs, and reference material about CPS. Also included are records of or about various CPS camps and projects.

Dates: 1939-

Committee to End Slave Labor in America Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee to End Slave Labor in America
Abstract

Includes correspondence, flyers, reports.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1946

George Houser Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Houser, George
Abstract

Collection is primarily correspondence between Houser and others regarding amnesty for war objectors (1945-1947), the Break With Conscription committee (1946-1947), correspondence with conscientious objectors (1942-1946), the Labour Pacifist Fellowship (Britain) (1945), Civilian Public Service strike (1946), the Peace Now Movement (1943-1944), and the Resist Conscription Committee (1948).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-

Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Overview

Roy Kepler was a radical pacifist and conscientious objector during World War II, owner of Kepler Books in Menlo Park, California, involved for many years with the War Resisters League, one of the founders of the Pacifica Foundation and public radio in California.

Dates: 1940-1985

Mennonite Central Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mennonite Central Committee
Overview

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) was formed when representatives of various Mennonite conferences met July 27-28, 1920, in Elkhart (Indiana), and pledged to aid hungry people, including Mennonites, in Russia and Ukraine.Since then thousands have served with MCC worldwide on relief, peace and development projects.

Dates: 1940-

Mennonite Central Committee Peace Section / U.S. Peace Section Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mennonite Central Committee-Peace Section
Abstract

The Peace Section of the Mennonite Central Committee was established in January 1942, as successor to the Mennonite Central Peace Committee organized in 1939. It served as an agency for counseling on problems related to conscription and the draft, a representation to government, a center for study, research, and writing regarding the peace position, and a central agency for peace education.

Dates: 1942-

Northern California Service Board for Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Northern California Service Board-Conscientious Objectors
Abstract

Includes printed correspondence, minutes of meetings, memoranda, brochures; correspondents include Allen H. Barr and Robert F. Leavens.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-1954

Charles Schumacher Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schumacher, Charles
Overview

Charles Schumacher was a chemist, chemical engineer and conscientious objector to World War II. He entered Civilian Public Service in 1944 and served in three CPS camps.

Dates: 1930-2003

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
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I-W service 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Wilhelm, Paul A. 2
Alexander, Howard W. (Howard Wright), 1911-1985 1
Alexander, Mary Alice 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Association of Catholic Conscientious Objectors 1
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Barr, Allen H. 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Break with Conscription Committee 1
Briggs, Franklin Humphrey, 1916- 1
Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 1
Chicago Conference on Social Action (1943) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Coleville, Calif.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Gulfport, Miss.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Medaryville, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Missoula, Mont.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Cooper, Samuel 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Eller, Cynthia 1
Food for Europe Fund 1
Fuson, William Meeker 1
Guetzkow, Harold Steere 1
Heifer Project 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Labour Pacifist Fellowship 1
Leavens, Robert F. 1
MCC U.S. 1
MCC U.S.. Peace Section 1
MCC U.S.. Peace and Justice Ministries 1
Macedonia Cooperative Community 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Mennonite Central Committee. Peace Section 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Northern California Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Peace Now Movement (Organization) 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Richardson, Channing B. (Channing Bulfinch), 1917- 1
Schumacher, Charles, 1919- 1
Smith, Roland F. (Roland Frederick), 1917-1992 1
Smith, Russel I. 1
Stanton, William Macy, 1919-1995 1
Sterne, Richard S. 1
Third Camp (Organization) 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thurman, Howard, 1900-1981 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
War Resisters League 1
Wilhelm, Jayne Tuttle 1
Wilson, E. H., Mrs. 1
Wilson, Eugene S. 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
Zahn, Curtis, 1912-1990 1
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