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American Union Against Militarism Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

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

Courage to Resist Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Courage to Resist
Abstract Printouts of emails from Courage to Resist to group lists.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2007-

Edward Hasbrouck Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hasbrouck, Edward
Overview Edward Hasbrouck was born in 1960 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 1980, when registration for the draft was reinstituted, he refused to register. Hasbrouck worked with the National Resistance Committee and affiliated local organizations. In June 1983, he was put on probation because of his draft refusal and sentenced to 1,000 hours of community service. This sentence was revoked in November 1983 in favor of a six month prison term, which Hasbrouck served at the federal prison camp in Lewisburg,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1987

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-

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

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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

Holly Metz Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Metz, Holly
Overview Papers of a freelance writer and book author about law, culture, and social issues.
Dates: 1983-1991; Majority of material found within 1983-1985

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
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American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berkel, Bob 1
Berkeley Resistance (Organization) 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Bourgeois, Roy, 1938- 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee Against Registration and the Draft 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Courage to Resist (Organization) 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Doherty, Will 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emerson, David 1
Eschelman, William 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gara, Larry 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hamburger, Jay 1
Hasbrouck, Edward 1
Homer, S. (Steven) 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jewish Peace Fellowship (U.S.) 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Leland, Wilma Smith, 1903- 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynch, Frederick, 1867-1934 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mertens, Jeff 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Metz, Holly 1
Moore, Fred 1
Mussey, Henry Raymond, 1875-1940 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Resistance Committee (U.S.) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nicodemus, Matt 1
Orlando, Richard 1
Rankin, Belle 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reyes, Alex 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schoenberg, Samuel 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Stavis, Alex 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Trudeau, Paul 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 1
Weaver, Robert, 1924-1994 1
Weinstein, Aaron 1
Woodson, Helen Dery 1
Young, Michael David, 1953- 1
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