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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

Joseph C. Osborn Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Osborn, Joseph C
Abstract

Collection includes biographical information, correspondence, information about Osborn's academic work at Purdue University, 1936-1942, and about his draft orders and conscientious objection status; and information about Osborn's time in Civilian Public Service and CPS reunions in 1983 and 1986.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1986

Pacific Counseling Service Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Pacific Counseling Service
Dates: 1969-1972

Philadelphia Council for Conscientious Objectors Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Council for Conscientious Objectors
Dates: 1943-1952

Murray Polner Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-113
Overview Polner was an author and editor of books and periodicals on social history, public policy, and Jewish concerns. This collection chiefly relates to his research on Vietnam veterans for his book No Victory Parades and on the question of amnesty for When Can I Come Home? The collection also include audiotapes of oral histories of American Jews who were conscientious objectors or who resisted serving in the military during World War II or the Korean War. There is additional material from...
Dates: 1963-1988

Prisoner Visitation and Support Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-223
Scope and Contents This collection was partially processed by the archivist in 2006. The material came in looking like it was in good order, but it was discovered that the folder titles rarely matched what was in the folders themselves. This necessitated sorting nearly everything into new folders. Some prisoner correspondence was already designated as such before its arrival at the SCPC, but a great deal was also found mixed throughout the rest of the collection. This was removed and put with the rest of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1952-1991

Igal Roodenko Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-161
Overview

Igal Roodenko was a pacifist, peace and civil rights activist, and advocate of nonviolence. He was a member of the War Resisters League Executive Committee, served on boards of A.J. Muste Memorial Institute and Consortium on Peace Research and Development (COPRED), and was active in Men of All Colors Together.

Dates: 1935-1991

Bayard Rustin Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rustin, Bayard
Dates: 1947-1987

Sallie Marx Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-270
Abstract

Sallie Marx (1929 - 2013), was a long time activist in New York City and was a war tax resister for over four decades. Marx was a co-founder of the New York Peoples Life Fund in 1971. The NYPLF redirected funds to social justice and community building efforts in New York.

Dates: 1948-2012

Charles Schumacher Collected Papers

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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 46
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 30
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 23
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 11
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 8
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 7
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 6
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 4
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Psychiatric hospitals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 2
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
I-W service 2
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Sources 2
Jews -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Methodist Church -- Clergy -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Armed Forces -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 2
Veterans -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Canada -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Sources 2
War -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
African American Quakers 1
African American soldiers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- North Carolina -- Greenville -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Chester County (Pa.) 1
Church work with prisoners -- Society of Friends 1
Church work with prisoners -- United States 1
Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Judaism -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors 1
Conscientious objectors -- California, Northern -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Middle West -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Dissenters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft registration -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- Middle West -- History -- Sources 1
Dukhobors -- History 1
Environmentalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Evil, Non-resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Freedom of speech -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Judges -- United States 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Jews -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Civilian Public Service 22
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 7
American Friends Service Committee 6
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 6
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
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War Resisters League 6
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 5
Furnas, Paul J. 4
Kaufman, Abraham 4
Tatum, Arlo D. 4
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Barr, Allen H. 3
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 3
Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 3
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 3
Ferber, Michael 3
Gara, Larry 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 3
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 3
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 3
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Tatum, Lyle 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 2
American Legion 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 2
Civilian Public Service Union 2
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 2
Corfman, Rex 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 2
Finch, Henry Le Roy 2
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 2
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 2
Kantor, William Marx 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Lunde, Erling H. 2
Lynd, Alice 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Man, Albon 2
Mennonite Central Committee 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 2
Newton, Ray 2
Pacifist Research Bureau 2
Prisoner Visitation and Support (1971-) 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
United States. Selective Service System 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wilhelm, Paul A. 2
Will, Herman, 1915- 2
Winchester, Harold P. 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alexander, Howard W. (Howard Wright), 1911-1985 1
Alexander, Mary Alice 1
Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation. Project on Amnesty 1
American Forum for Socialist Education 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Amnesty Information and Action Center 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Anderson, Paul, active 1970-1974 1
Andrews, Bennett W., 1906-1994 1
Andrews, Florence N., 1913- 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Association of Catholic Conscientious Objectors 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baker, Lillian 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Barton, Harold E. L., 1916-2005 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berkel, Bob 1
Berkeley Resistance (Organization) 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Binford, Helen 1
Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
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