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Civilian Public Service Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-008
Abstract The Civilian Public Service Union was organized at the beginning of 1944 in the CPS camp at Big Flats, New York. Men at other camps and units quickly joined the group. CPSU, a union for "drafted workers conscientiously opposed to war," was formed to provide an organized means of communication and group action among men in all sections of CPS and to combat the waste and injustice of the CPS system itself. Ralph C. Rudd served as chairman from late 1944 until CPSU was dissolved in early...
Dates: 1944-1946

Charles E. Frantz Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Frantz, Charles E.
Abstract Collection includes biographical information; letters from Frantz to his parents while he was in Civilian Public Service, 1944-1946, and 1947-1950; information about his refusal to register for the peacetime draft (Selective Service Act of 1948), and subsequent federal court proceedings and his 1949 imprisonment; newspaper clippings about draft refusers at Earlham College, 1949; a copy of Frantz's FBI file and correspondence relating to it, 1978-1980; and Frantz's writings about the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1949, 1978-1980

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-

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Overview

In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

Frieda Langer Lazarus Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lazarus, Frieda Langer
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence and printed matter related to Lazarus's involvement as Chair of the War Resisters League's Conscientious Objector Problems Committee, 1943-1946.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1946

Alice Niles Lynd and Staughton Lynd Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-099
Overview

Staughton Lynd and Alice Niles Lynd, Quakers, authors, and activists in the civil rights and peace movements, who worked individually and collaborated on many labor and pacifist projects.

Dates: 1965-1995

Andy Mager Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mager, Andy
Dates: Majority of material found within 1981-1985

Albon Man Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Man, Albon P.
Abstract

Albon Platt Man Jr.,was called up for the draft during World War II, but failed to register because of his conscientious objection to war, and was sentenced to three years in prison in March 1943. He was later involvemented with the Committee for Amnesty, the CCCO, the War Resisters League, and other peace groups.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1965

Joseph Moray Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Moray, Joseph
Abstract

Correspondence of Joseph Moskovitz/ Joseph Moray with his cousin, Shirley Moskovitz, and with Camille Weare.

Dates: 1935-1948, 1951-1952

Elliston P. Morris Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Morris, Elliston P.
Abstract

Elliston P. Morris was a Quaker conscientious objector during WWII.

Dates: 1918, 1942-1968

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 14
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Civilian Public Service 4
American Friends Service Committee 2
Civilian Public Service Union 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
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Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Break with Conscription Committee 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Merom, Ind.) 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Covington, Hayden Cooper 1
Daniel Seeger Defense Fund of the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denison, Paul Bert 1
Dodge, Richard K. 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Faulkner, Stanley 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Ferber, Michael 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frantz, Charles 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Gara, Larry 1
Ginger, Ann Fagan 1
Greene, Felix 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Hartsough, David 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Isely, Philip 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jewish Peace Fellowship (U.S.) 1
Labour Pacifist Fellowship 1
Leland, Wilma Smith, 1903- 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mager, Andy, 1961- 1
Man, Albon 1
Moray, Joseph, 1917-1987 1
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 1
Moskovitz, Shirley 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nelson, Juanita 1
Nelson, Wallace F. 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Peace Now Movement (Organization) 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Reiner, John M. 1
Rodd, Thomas 1
Rosenbaum, Crane 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Salstrom, F. Paul 1
Schmidt, John Wesley, 1917-1997 1
Schoenberg, Samuel 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Seeger, Daniel A. 1
Shero, Jeffrey 1
Stafford, David Benbow, 1918- 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
Swiers, George 1
Swift, David Everett, 1914- 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Trimm, Steve 1
United States. Selective Service System 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
War Resisters League 1
War Resisters League. Conscientious Objector Problems Committee 1
Weare, Camille 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Wilcher, Denny, 1914-1993 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
Workers' Defense League 1
Young, Michael David, 1953- 1
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