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CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-073
Abstract

CCCO developed a nationwide network of military and draft counselors and attorneys to assist conscientious objectors. Most active during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, the CCCO promoted such issues as amnesty, repatriation, and counter-recruitment.Operations were suspended in late October 2009. As of 2010, some of their counseling service has been taken over by the GI Rights Hotline.

Dates: 1948-2010

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract

The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.

Dates: 1941-1946

Dwight S. Large and Frances K. Large Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Large, Dwight S. and Frances K. Large
Abstract

Papers of a married couple who worked for legal amnesty for Vietnam War resisters.

Dates: 1969-1976

Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-060
Abstract

The Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors was a non-sectarian, free advisory service for conscientious objectors to war and military service. The MBCO was set up to provide counseling and legal aid in metropolitan New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut and established by the United Pacifist Committee in 1940. The group disbanded in 1980.

Dates: 1940-1980

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Civilian Public Service 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation. Project on Amnesty 1
Amnesty Information and Action Center 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Benson, Purnell Handy, 1913- 1
Big Flats Defense Committee 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
CCCO/An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Colton, Kenneth R. 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Farnsworth, Douglis 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
First, Curry 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Goldwasser, Martin 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gulick, Steve 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Hosman, Glenn B. 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jordan, John E. (John Edward), 1934- 1
Landau, Jon 1
Large, Dwight S. 1
Large, Frances K. 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
MacAdam, Ruth E. 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Milgram, Morris, 1916-1997 1
Musil, Robert K. 1
National Council for Universal and Unconditional Amnesty 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Emergency Ministeries Concerning the War 1
National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Schwarzschild, Henry 1
Seeley, Robert A. 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.) 1
United Pacifist Committee 1
United States. Selective Service System 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
Watts, Roland 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
Wren, Irene 1
Wright, Eric E. 1
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