Swarthmore College Peace Collection

War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund Records, 1981-1996

Collection: DG 192





Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399 U.S.A.
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator); URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund

Title
War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund Records
Inclusive Dates
1981-1996
Call Number
DG 192

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
2.5 linear feet [papers only]
Abstract
The War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund began in 1982 as a volunteer project of the North Manchester, Indiana Fellowship of Reconciliation. It supported and encouraged conscientious war tax resisters in the U.S. As of 1994, the group had worked with about 1000 tax resisters and supporters, and numbered 500 members nationally.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of War Cliff Kindy for the War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund, 1997 [Acc. 97A-010]
Processing Information
This collection remains unprocessed and in the order in which it was donated.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the ___________ War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund Records (DG 192), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright may have been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection or may have been retained by the creators/authors (or their descendents), in this collection, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Please contact the SCPC Curator for further information.

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record



Historical Background
The War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund began in 1982 as a volunteer project of the North Manchester, Indiana Fellowship of Reconciliation. It supported and encouraged conscientious war tax resisters in the U.S. As of 1994, the group had worked with about 1000 tax resisters and supporters, and numbered 500 members nationally. Originally the group wascalled Tax Resisters Penalty Fund. Cliff Kindy was the head organizer.





Detailed Description of the Collection


Box 1
Original Appeal: Appeals 1-5
Appeal 6
Appeal 7
Appeal 8
Appeal 9
Appeal 10
Appeal 11
Appeal 12
Appeal 13
Appeal 14

Box 2
Appeal 15
Appeal 16
Appeal 17
Appeal 18
Appeal 19
Appeal 20
Appeal 21
Appeal 22

Box 3
Appeal 22
Correspondence and Summer 1991 Appeal
Appeal 23
Appeal 24
Appeal 25
Appeal 26
Appeal 27
Appeal 28
Appeal 29
Appeal 30
Appeal 31
Printouts of Appeals
Reference File

Box 4
Correspondence, 1981
Correspondence, 1982
Correspondence, 1983
Correspondence, 1984
Correspondence, 1984-1985
Requests for Help and Correspondence, 1985
Correspondence, 1986
Tax Resisters Penalty Fund (TRPF) Correspondence, 1987
Correspondence, (1987) (August - December)

Box 5
Correspondence, 1988
Correspondence, 1989
Correspondence, 1990
Correspondence, 1991
Correspondence, 1992
Correspondence, 1993

Box 6
Correspondence, 1994
Correspondence, 1995
Correspondence, 1996

Materials already in the Peace Collection
War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund, miscellaneous files


 



This file was last updated on August 8, 2012.