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Esther S. Frankel Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-097
Abstract Esther Strum Frankel was a New Jersey attorney in the firm of Frankel and Frankel (along with her husband, Leopold), a pacifist, and civil rights activist; member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, served as head its Human Rights Committee, especially active in its New Jersey branch; also involved with Women Strike for Peace and other reform movements relating to feminism and disarmament; specialized in civil rights litigation in the 1950s and Selective Service...
Dates: 1948-1975; Majority of material found within 1967-1971

National Council Against Conscription Records

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

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

Vietnam Summer Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

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American Legion 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
American Civil Liberties Union 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
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 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
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Holdridge, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1892-1974 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
National Council Against Conscription (U.S.) 1
National Council Against Peacetime Conscription Now (U.S.) 1
Newton, Ray 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Potter, Norman 1
Reuter, Richard W. (Richard Ward), 1918- 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Salzman, Marilyn L. 1
Siano, Donald 1
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Trevor 1
Thrasher, Sue 1
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 1
Weaver, E. Paul 1
Webb, Lee 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Yarrow, C. H. Mike 1
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