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Center on Conscience and War Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview

Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Dates: 1940-2015

Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Amnesty...
Overview On January 12, 1946, the Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription was established to seek an amnesty for "all objectors to war and conscription," which included men under army court-martial for their stance against war. The Committee's most widely publicized work was the sponsorship of picketing demonstrations at the White House in May and December 1946 calling for amnesty, but the organization also promoted its objectives through lobbying of Congressional and other...
Dates: 1945-1948

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

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract

The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.

Dates: 1941-1946

Henry LeRoy Finch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-195
Overview

Henry Leroy (Roy) Finch Jr. was a pacifist, conscientious objector to World War II, philosopher and writer.

Dates: 1933-1995

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

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
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Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Philosophers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sources 1
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Civilian Public Service 5
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Barr, Allen H. 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
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French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lens, Sidney 2
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
American Forum for Socialist Education 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Huston, Ora 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Newton, Ray 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Sherk, J. Harold 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thurman, Howard, 1900-1981 1
Toney, Raymond J. 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Watts, Roland 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Yolton, L. William 1
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