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National Council Against Conscription Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-052
Overview The National Council Against Conscription had its first official meeting on December 13, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Nation Council Against Conscription worked to defeat various legislative measures which promoted universal military training and peacetime conscription, by lobbying Congress, public speaking, publishing detailed analyses of proposed legislation, corresponding with magazine and newspaper editors about their coverage of Universal Military Training, and producing...
Dates: 1944-1960

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles,...
Dates: 1898-1986

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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American Legion 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
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Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Bromfield, Louis, 1896-1956 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Conkling, Roscoe S. (Roscoe Seely), 1884-1956 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Holdridge, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1892-1974 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
National Council Against Conscription (U.S.) 1
National Council Against Peacetime Conscription Now (U.S.) 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Newton, Ray 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Reuter, Richard W. (Richard Ward), 1918- 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
Weaver, E. Paul 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
Yarrow, C. H. Mike 1
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