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Alliance for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-088
Abstract The Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (AFCO), based in Seattle (Washington), was founded in 1970 by John Long and Paul Anderson, who served as its national coordinator. It changed its name in 1972 to represent a wider scope of purpose. During this time, conscientious objectors who performed two years of alternate service, the same period as those drafted into the military served, were not entitled to Veterans Administration benefits under the GI Bill of Rights. By 1974 AFCO had reached a...
Dates: 1970-1974

John Beer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Beer, John
Abstract

John Beer is a professor of the history of science and chemistry, as well as a Quaker peace and antinuclear activist.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1954-1985

Michael Ferber Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ferber, Michael
Dates: 1967-1969

Michael S. Foley Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Foley, Michael S.
Overview

Michael S. Foley is an author, primarily about the anti-war movement during the Vietnam War.

Dates: 1965-2001

C. Douglas Hostetter Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-260
Abstract C. Douglas Hostetter (1944 - ), has been an peace activist since the 1960s. He was a conscientious objector during the Vietnam war and performed alternative service for the Mennonite Central Committee in rural Vietnam.Following his work in Vietnam Hostetter worked for the United Methodist Church at the United Nations on international affairs. From the mid 1980s through the end of the decade Hostetter served as the executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee in their New...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959-

Roy C. Kepler Papers

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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

Lee Stern Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-170
Overview

Lee Stern (1915-1992), was a Quaker pacifist, conscientious objector to war, involved in peace groups and organizations, and a teacher of nonviolence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1992

Steve Trimm Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-232
Overview In 1968 Steven Wayne Trimm was convicted for refusing induction into the armed services and served four years prison. Trimm fled to Canada in 1969 where he lived underground until 1974. Two years later he received clemency from the U.S. government under the Earned Re-entry Program and was pardoned. Steve Trimm is the author of Walking Wounded: Men's Lives During and Since the Vietnam War (1993) and other publications. Since the 1970s Steve Trimm has also been active with various peace and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-2008

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 3
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- Missions -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear warfare in motion pictures 1
Peace movements -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Peace walks and marches 1
Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- Interviews 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Public radio -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Reconciliation -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Social reformers -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009 -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Canada -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- New York (State) -- Albany -- History -- Sources 1
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Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Ferber, Michael 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
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Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
Anderson, Paul, active 1970-1974 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Baker, Lillian 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Ramsey, 1927- 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for Equality for All Draftees (U.S.) 1
Conscientious Objectors for Equal Treatment (U.S.) 1
Conscientious Objectors for Service Benefits (U.S.) 1
Curtice, Laurence L. 1
Defense Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Emerson, David 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Foley, Michael S. 1
French, Bruce Comly 1
Friedman, Bruce 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Gerber, William, 1908- 1
Halvonik, Paul N. 1
Hanson, William L. 1
Harter, Edward A. 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ness, Robert L. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Sly, Peter 1
Spatz, Barry Charles 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Swiers, George 1
Third Camp (Organization) 1
Thomas, Gill J. 1
Trimm, Steve 1
United States. Veterans Administration 1
Vonasch, James L. 1
War Resisters League 1
Wichelman, Allan F. 1
Wright, Raymond Orson 1
Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 1
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