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Roy C. Kepler Papers

 Collection
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

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

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

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

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 2
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Public radio -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources 1
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Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009 -- Sources 1
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Canada -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- New York (State) -- Albany -- History -- Sources 1
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War tax resistance -- United States 1
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War Resisters League 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Kepler, Roy C. 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
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Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cousins, Norman 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
McReynolds, David 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Pacifica Foundation 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy (Editor) 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Swiers, George 1
Third Camp (Organization) 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Trimm, Steve 1
United States Pacifist Party 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
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