Swarthmore College Peace Collection


Records of the Center on Conscience and War, 1940-ongoing
[formerly NSBRO & NISBCO]

Collection: DG 025

Chart for Finding CPS Material in Part I, 1940-1946
Note: This is not an exhaustive list, either for possible subjects or for Series/Box locations on the subjects listed here

SUBJECT

LOCATION

Brethren, Church of the / Brethren Service Committee

Series A: boxes 15-20, 71
Series B: 3, 17, 32, 78, 88, 101
Series C,1: boxes 21a, 24, 33, 39, 48, 59, 63, 68, 119, 121, 133
Series D: boxes 4, 5, 25
* see also files of individuals in Series A, B, D, E, F,1 & F,2

C.O. Noncombatants

Series A: box 97
Series B: box 3-8
* see also files of individuals in Series B & E

Conferences Held and/or Attended

Series A: boxes 86-87
Series B: boxes 21, 25-26, 34, 62
Series D: boxes 13, 17

Coordinating Council (American Friends Service Committee, Brethren Service Committee, Mennonite Central Committee)

Series A: boxes 8-25

Correspondence (general)

Series A, B & D

CPS Camp Records

Series A: boxes 2-6, 32-33, 59, 63-66, 68, 74-75, 82, 88
Series C,1 & C,2

Demobilization of CPSers

Series A: boxes 69-82
Series B: boxes 31, 77
Series D: box 25

Denominational/Religious Affiliation of CPSers and/or Support of CPSers by Denominations/Religions

Series A: boxes 26-35, 83-84
Series B: boxes 3, 31, 35, 47, 61, 78-83, 96
* see also files of individuals in Series A, B, D, E, F,1 & F,2

Dependency

Series A: box 85
Series B: boxes 31-32

Farming / Dairy Projects

Series A: box 85
Series B: boxes 30, 48, 106
Series C,1: boxes 39, 118-123, 127
Series C,2: box 8
Series D: boxes 3, 8-12

Financial Records

Series A: boxes 2, 6-7, 10, 36, 53, 67, 84, 89-96
Series B: boxes 14, 18, 22, 61-62, 64, 96-97, 101
Series C,1: box 59

Government Camps: general (& other camps not listed below)

Series A: box 76
Series B: box 41
Series C,1

Government Camps: Big Flats (camp #46) Series C,1: boxes 76-78
Series C,2: box 6
Government Camps: Germfask (camp #135) Series C,1: box 143
Government Camps: Lapine (camp #60) Series C,1: box 96
Government Camps: Mancos (camp #111) Series, C,1: 131

Hospital Projects (Mental, Etc.)

Series A: boxes 4, 68, 87
Series B: box 25-26, 34, 45, 47, 84, 92-93, 102-103, 107, 112
Series C,1
Series D: boxes 34, 13-21

Human Guinea Pig Experiments (camps/units #115.1-33, 140.1-9)

Series A: box 88
Series B:
box 110
Series C,1:
boxes 133-134, 145
Series D:
boxes 19-22

Individual CPSer Files [restrictions apply]

Series A: boxes 40-44
Series E, F,1 & F,2

Japanese Americans

Series B: box 54, 89, 96
Series D: boxes 24-25

Jehovah's Witnesses

Series A: box 29, 65
Series B: boxes 42, 54, 81, 88-90, 92, 96, 102
* see also files of individuals in Series E, F,1 & F,2

Mennonite Church

 Series A: boxes 21-25, 72
Series B: boxes 62, 78, 88, 92, 98, 101, 103, 111
Series C,1
Series D: boxes 5, 25
* see also files of individuals in Series A, B, D, E, F,1 & F,2

Prisons (& C.O.s in Prison)

Series B: boxes 4-9, 13, 36, 62, 65, 83, 87, 89-91, 96, 101, 106-108
Series D: box 3
* see also files of individuals in Series E, F,1 & F,2

Public Health Projects

Series B: box 108
Series C,1: boxes 44-45, 145
Series C,2: boxes 3, 9
Series D: boxes 16, 22-23

Quakers (Religious Society of Friends)

Series A: boxes 7-14, 70

Series B: boxes 2, 32, 39, 62, 85, 88, 92, 93, 98, 101

Series C,1: boxes 28, 55, 65, 76
* see also files of individuals in Series A, B, D, E, F,1 & F,2

Selective Service System

Series A: boxes 36-66

Series C,1

Smokejumping/Forestry Projects: general

Series A: box 85
Series C,1
Series D: box 13

Smokejumping/Forestry Projects: Glendora (camp #2 & #76) Series C,1: boxes 1-1a, 106-107
Smokejumping/Forestry Projects: Missoula (camp #103) Series C,1: boxes 125-126
Smokejumping/Forestry Projects: Waldport (camp #56) Series C,1: boxes 89-90

Statistical Reports

Series A: box 88
Series B: boxes 61, 92, 101
Series D: box 2

UNRRA [United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration]

Series A: boxes 65, 85
Series B: box 20
Series D: box 2-3


Part I: Files From 1940-1946
Series A: Records re: Administration of CPS
Series B: General Records re: CPS (boxes 1-9) [formerly Series G]
Series C,1: Records re: CPS Camps (boxes 1-147)
Series C,2: Records re: CPS Camps (Supplement #1) (boxes 1-2)
Series D: Records re: CPS Special Projects (boxes 1-159) [formerly Series SP & Series SP-S]
Series E,1: Records re: Reclassified Men in CPS (boxes 1-92) [men with classification difficulties, or men in prison; formerly Series R]
Series E,2: Records re: Reclassified Men in CPS (boxes 1-32) [men with classification difficulties, or men in prison; formerly Series R-S]
Series F,1: Records re: Individuals in CPS [not just discharge files; includes 1947?; formerly Series D]; restrictions apply; stored offsite
Series F,2: Records re: Individuals in CPS (Supplement) (boxes 1-8) [formerly Series D-S] restrictions apply

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