Swarthmore College Peace Collection


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

Collection: DG 025
Part II, Series A


Contact Information
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399 U.S.A.
Telephone: 610-328-8557 (curator);
Fax: 610-690-5728
Email: wchmiel@swarthmore.edu (curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Creator
National Service Board for Religious Objectors; National Interreligious Service Board for Conscientious Objectors; Center on Conscience and War
Title
Center on Conscience and War Records
Inclusive Dates
1940-ongoing
Call Number
DG 025

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
670+ linear feet [papers only]
Abstract
Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Administrative Information / Historical Background / Collection Overview / Arrangement / Etc.
See index page for information


Detailed Description of Part II (Files from 1947-1979), Series A: Administrative & General Files
In this checklist, underlined words are box headings
Restrictions apply to all boxes/folders that contain information about individual men

Box 1
Meeting Minutes
Consultative Council, 1948 (March 30)
Board of Directors, 1948 (May 21)
Consultative Council, 1948 (June 29)
Board of Directors, 1948 (July 1)
Board of Directors, 1948 (Aug. 24)
Board of Directors, 1948 (Dec. 3)
Board of Directors, 1949 (March 30)
Board of Directors, 1949 (Oct. 10)
Consultative Council, 1950 (Feb. 6)
Consultative Council, 1950 (March 14)
Board of Directors, 1950 (May 23)
Board of Directors, 1950 (Sep. 14)
Board of Directors, 1950, (Nov. 27)
Consultative Council, 1951 (Jan. 29)
Board of Directors, 1951 (March 5)
Board of Directors, 1951 (May 19)
Consultative Council, 1951 (June 11)
Board of Directors, 1951 (June 11)
Board of Directors, 1951 (Sep. 19)
Board of Directors, 1951 (Nov. 16)
Board of Directors, 1952 (Feb. 14)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1952 (March 5-6)
Board of Directors, 1952 (June 4)
Board of Directors, 1952 (Sep. 12)
Consultative Council, 1952 (Nov. 7)
Board of Directors, 1952 (Dec. 3)
Consultative Council & Board of Directors, 1953 (March 4)

Box 2
Meeting Minutes
Board of Directors, 1953 (Sep. 18)
Consultative Council, 1953 (Oct. 22)
Consultative Council, 1954 (Oct. 14)
Board of Directors, 1954 (Oct. 14)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1954 (March 4)
Consultative Council, 1955 (March 31)
Board of Directors, 1955 (March 31)
Consultative Council, 1955 (Sep. 22)
Board of Directors, 1955 (Sep. 22)
Board of Directors, 1956 (Jan. 27)
Board of Directors, 1956 (Nov. 19)
Consultative Council, 1957 (March 26)
Board of Directors, 1957 (March 26)
Board of Directors, 1957 (Oct. 4)
Board of Directors, 1958 (Sep. 5)

Box 3
Meeting Minutes
Consultative Council, 1959 (April 13)
Board of Directors, 1959 (April 13)
Board of Directors, 1959 (Oct. 13)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1960 (April 19)
Consultative Council, 1960 (Nov. 4)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1960 (Nov. 22)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1961 (April 11)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1961 (Nov. 16)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1962 (Nov. 21)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1963 (Sep. 26)
Special Board of Directors, 1964 (April 13)
Board of Directors, 1964 (Nov. 17)
Board of Directors, 1966 (May 3)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1966 (Oct. 11-12)
Board of Directors, 1966 (Nov. 19)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1967 (April 18)
Board of Directors, 1967 (Nov. 3)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1968 (March 12)
Board of Directors, 1969 (Nov. 3)
Board of Directors & Consultative Council, 1972 (Nov 29-30)
Committee on Arrangements, 1950 (April 17)
Joint Washington Staff, 1949- 1952
Joint Washington Staff, 1954- 1955
Personnel
Personnel, 1948-1951
Personnel, 1948-1949: correspondence with/about A. Stauffer Curry going to work for NSBRO [re: housing, insurance, biographical information, etc.]

Box 4
Correspondence
A, 1947-1951
American Baptist Home Mission Society (Ernest C. Witham; Joseph Heartberg), 1948-1951
American Civil Liberties Union [ACLU] (Herbert Monte Levy; Roger Baldwin), 1948-1951
American Civil Liberties Union [ACLU], 1953-1954
American Friends Service Committee [AFSC] (Ernest Kurkjian; Truman Kirkpatrick; Elizabeth Kerns; Forrest D. Comfort; Harold Chance; Stephen Cary; D. Tartt Bell), 1947-1951
American Friends Service Committee [AFSC] (Russell Branson), 1949-1951
American Unitarian Association (Merrill E. Bush), 1949-1950
Augustan Evangelical Lutheran Church (P.O. Bersell), 1948
Ba
Baima, Val & Lilly Belle, 1947- 1951
Barker, T.F., 1948-1949
Be
Beechy, Atlee (Goshen College), 1950-1951
Berg, Ford (Mennonite Central Commitee: Peace Section; Mennonite Publishing House), 1947-1951
Bh- Bl
Bible Students National Committee for Religious Conscientious Objectors (Frank Niemczak), 1950-1951
Bishop, Corbett, 1950-1951
Bittinger, Desmond W., 1949-1951
Bittinger, Rev. Foster M. (Church of the Brethren), 1949-1951
Bo
Board of Social Missions of the United Lutheran Church in America (Rev. Harold Letts; C. Franklin Koch), 1947-1951
Boarding Club for NSBRO assignees, 1946-1947
Bofman, Albert
Boss Jr., Charles F. (Commission on World Peace, The Methodist Church), 1947-1951
Br- By
Brethren Publishing House (Earl H. Kurtz), 1947-1951
Brethren Service Center (Roy Hiteshaw; Ruth Early), 1950-1951
Brethren Service Commission (Verna Rapp; etc.), 1947-1951
Burrelle's Press Clipping Bureau, 1948-1955

Box 5
Correspondence
Ca- Cl
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors, 1949-1953
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors (Norma Jacob), 1948-1949
Chambers, Rev. S.W. (United Pentecostal Church, St. Louis, MO), 1947-1951
Chicago Fellowship of Reconciliation (Robert S. Bates), 1951
Christadelphia Ecclesia (H.A. Carlisle), 1948-1951
Christadelphian Central Committee (W.H. Scott; Allen H. Mowry), 1947-1949
Christadelphian Service Committee (George A. Kling; James Goehring; Carl B. George), 1947-1951
Christian & Missionary Alliance (H.E. Nelson), 1947-1949
Christian Century (Dr. Paul Hutchinson)
Church Peace Mission, 1961-1962
Citizens for Conservation, Inc., 1954
Cloward, Don S. (Council on Christian Social Progress of the American Baptist Convention)
Co- Cu- D [1 item] - E [1 item]
Commission on Community Life (D.C.), 1954-1957 [includes typescript "Discrimination in District Restaurants"]
Committee for Amnesty (Vivien Roodenko), 1949
Committee to Study Revisions of Conscientious Objector Provisions, 1955 (Feb.)
Conscientious objector counseling committees, 1951-1954
Cornell, Julien (attorney)
Corwin, George B. (YMCA), 1947-1951
Council for Social Action of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States of America (Rev. Tom Keehn), 1949-1951
Crain, James A. (United Christian Missionary Society), 1947-1950
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship (Joseph K. Atkins), 1951
Essenes of Kosman (Wing Anderson), 1947-1949
Evangelical Mission Covenant Church of America (Theodore Anderson), 1948-1951
Evangelical United Brethren Church (Rev. Herman W. Kaebnick), 1948-1951
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America (Beverly Boyd), 1949
Fellowship of Reconciliation (Albert Watson; Charles Walker; Alfred Hassler), 1947-1951
First Divine Association in America, Inc. (Elmo Knocke; Benno Habenicht), 1948-1951
Free Methodist Church of America (Claude Watson; Ernest Keasling), 1949-1950
Full Gospel Christian Association (Chester Anderson), 1948-1949
Fulll Gospel Conference of the World Inc. (Fred C. Hahn), 1948-1951 [includes list of COs, April 1951]
Ga- Gl
Gaeddert, Albert
General Council of Congregational Christian Churches (Rev. Fred S. Buschmeyer), 1949-1950
Gingerich, Melvin (Mennonite Research Foundation), 1947-1949

Box 6
Correspondence
Go- Gu
Goering, Paul L.
Ha
Hanawalt, David H. (Church of the Brethren)
He-Hi
Hershberger, Levi L., 1950-1951
Hirsch, Charles B. (Indiana War History Commission), 1949
Ho
Hoffman, Rabbi Isidor B. (Columbia University), 1947-1951
Hoskins, Lewis (American Friends Service Committee)
Hu- I- J
Huston, Ora (Brethren Service Commission), 1947-1951
Indiantown Gap Military Reservation (Camp Penn), 1949-1950
Jacob, Philip E. 1947-1951
Jehovah's Witnesses, 1949
Jewish Peace Fellowsip (Rabbi Asher Block), 1949-1951
Jones, Dorothy, 1950
K
Kachkachian, Alice (Brethren Service Commission, Geneva, Switzerland), 1950-1951
Katz case, 1948
Kauffman, Rev. Stewart (Church of the Brethren), 1949
Kaufman, Abe (War Resisters League), 1948-1951
Klemme, Huber F. (Commission on Christian Social Action, Evangelical & Reformed Church)

Box 7
Correspondence
La- Li
Labusi, Louis, 1949 [ includes account of months he served in a military prison as a C.O.]
Lefever, Ernest, 1950-1951
Lehman, Ernest W. (Mennonite Central Commitee), 1948-1951
Libby, Frederick J. (National Council for Prevention of War), 1948-1951
Linder, Tom, 1949
Lo- Lu
Loft, George (American Friends Service Committee), 1948, 1951
Los Angeles Area Committee for Conscientious Objectors, 1951-1954
Ma-Mi
Mennonite Central Committee [MCC] (Ray Schlichting; Orie Miller; P.C. Hibert; Ura Gingerich; Harold S. Bender), 1948-1951
Mennonite Central Committee [MCC]: Aid Section, 1949-1950
Mennonite Central Committee [MCC]: finances, 1950
Mennonite Central Committee [MCC]: Mental Health Service Section (Arthur Jost), 1947-1949
Mennonite Central Committee [MCC]: Peace Section, 1950
Mennonite Life (John F. Schmidt), 1951
Mennonite Publishing House, 1949, 1951
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors, 1950-1957
Mishler, Dorsa J. (Mennonite Central Commitee), 1950-1951
Missionary Church Association (J.A. Ringenberg), 1947-1948
Mss. article "What Is A Conscientious Objector" by J. Harold Sherk, 1964
Mo- My
Molokan Advisory Council (John K. Berekoff), 1948-1951
Morse, Kenneth ("The Gospel Messenger")
Mumaw, John R. (Eastern Mennonite College), 1951
Muste, A.J. (Fellowship of Reconciliation), 1948-1951
Myers, Robert B. (attorney), 1951

Box 8
Correspondence
N- O- P
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America (Dr. Marion J. Creeger), 1951
National Mental Health Foundation (Alex Sareyan; Willard Hetzel), 1947-1948
Nelson, John Oliver (Yale Divinity School)
Neufeld, Elmer (Bethel College), 1951
Newton, Ray (American Friends Service Committee), 1948-1951
Old German Baptist Brethren Church (N.A. Hockman), 1949-1951 [mostly re: OGBBC Contributions to NSBRO]
Olt, Russell (Commission on Peace & Conscription of the Church of God), 1947-1951
Osbourne, Winslow H. (lawyer), 1948-1951
Overmeyer, Hubert C., 1948-1949
Page, Kirby, 1951
Parry, Wilbur C., 1949
Peace and Service Committee of the Ohio Yearly Meeting of the Friends Church (Warren E. Langdon), 1950-1951
Peace Association of Christian Scientists, 1947
Peace News, London, England (High Brock), 1948
Pennsylvania Council of Churches (Jesse Reber), 1951
Peters, Raymond R. (General Brotherhood Board, Church of the Brethren)
Peters, W.W. (Brethren Service Commission)
Pickett, Clarence E. (American Friends Service Committee), 1947-1948
Pierce, Katharine C. (Mrs. Henry Hill Pierce; Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship)
Poling, Paul Newton (Board of Christian Education of the Presbyterian Church of the USA), 1948-1951
Pruitt, L.D., 1950-1951
Presbyterian Churce of the USA (Rev. William Barrow Pugh; John K. Boreman; Rev. Eugene Carson Blake; Henry Barraclough), 1948-1951
R
Reformed Church in America (R.A. Geddes), 1948-1951
Religious News Service (Lillian R. Block), 1950-1951
Rostron, William E. (NSBRO), 1948-1950
Roth, Clarence M.
Row, J. Harold (Brethren Service Commission), 1947-1948
Row, J. Harold (Brethren Service Committee), 1950-1951

Box 9
Correspondence
Sa- Si
Schmalz, Rev. Alfred (Congregational Church), 1950-1951
Scott, William Morton (Board on Peace & Social Concerns of the Five Year Meeting of Friends), 1949-1951
Seventh-Day Adventist Church: War Service Commission (Carlyle B. Haynes), 1948-1951
Sherk, J. Harold (Mennonite Central Commitee: Peace Section), 1949-1951
Sikes, Dr. Walter (United Christian Missionary Society)
Simon, Emily Parker (Baltimore Peace Center)
Skiles, J.W. (Old German Baptist Brethren Church)
Sm- Sw
Smiley, Glenn E. (Fellowship of Reconciliation, Pacific-Southwest Region), 1949
Snyder, William T. (Mennonite Central Commitee: Aid Section)
Soule, Carl D. (Commission on World Peace, The Methodist Church), 1947-1951
Spaulding, Helen F.
Stello, C. (Rotterdam, Netherlands), 1948-1951
Stoltzfus, Grant M., 1949-1951
Swomley Jr., John M. (Fellowship of Reconciliation; National Council Against Conscription)
T- U- V- W
Taylor, Theophilus Mills (Pittsburgh-Xenia Theological Seminary), 1950
Thompson, Rev. Leon (Congregational-Christian Pacifist Fellowship), 1948-1951 [dismissed as pastor because of C.O. stance, etc.]
Tietz, J.B. (attorney), 1952-1965 [re: C.O. cases, etc.]
Trocmé, André (International Fellowship of Reconciliation), 1950-1951

Box 10
Correspondence

UNESCO, 1954 [includes "Conscientious Objector Work Program Manual"]
Unitarian Service Committee Inc. (Howard L. Brooks), 1949
U.S. Government: miscellaneous
U.S. Government: Amnesty Board-- report , 1947 [includes list of 1,523 names recommended for Executive clemency]
U.S. Government: Bureau of Prisons (James Bennett), 1949-1951
U.S. Government: Department of Justice (Attorney General J. Howard McGrath), 1950-1951
U.S. Government: House of Representatives
U.S. Government: Selective Service System (Lewis B. Hershey, etc.) [includes Appeal Board]
U.S. Government: Senate
U.S. Government: Senate-- Wayne Morse
U.S. Government: State Department
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Federal Council of Churches; National Council of Churches), 1949-1951
Wagoner, Jesse A. (Old German Brethren Service Committee), 1950-1951
War Resisters League (Frances Rose Ransom; Roy Kepler), 1948
Whitney, Norman J. (Syracuse Peace Council), 1948-1951
Will Jr., Herman (Commission on World Peace of the United Methodist Church), 1948-1951, 1954
Wilson, E. Raymond (Friends Committee on National Legislation), 1948-1951
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Gladys Walser; Grace Rhoads), 1948-1951
Wyckoff, DeWitte Campbell, 1949-1951
Youth's Christian Companion (Clayton F. Yake), 1949, 1951
Zigler, M.R. (Chair, NSBRO Board of Directors), 1947-1951

Box 11
Memoranda
Miscellaneous memos to Board of Directors, 1953-1955, 1957-1959
Memos to Board of Directors & to Consultative Council, 1961-1966
Memos to Board of Directors & to Consultative Council, 1967-1969
"Board of Directors Memorandum" #141-179 (Jan. 7, 1953- Dec. 16, 1953)
"Board of Directors Memorandum" #180-208 (Jan. 11- Dec. 24, 1953) [missing # 209]
"Board of Directors Memorandum" #210-243 (Jan. 4- Dec. 28, 1955)
"Board of Directors Memorandum" #244-250 (Jan. 23, 1956- Jan. 16, 1957)
Memoranda to Camp Directors (& Unit Leaders), 1947 (Feb.-March)
Literature
Releases, etc., 1947-1949
"Directory of Civilian Public Service," 1947 [with corrections in back]
1951-1952
1951: "Statements of Religious Bodies on the Conscientious Objector" (Dec. 28, 1951)
1953: "Statements of Religious Bodies on the Conscientious Objector" [2nd edition; catalogued]
1954-1957
1960-1969: releases, form letters, pamphlets, etc.
1961: "Questions and Answers on the Classification and Assignment of Conscientious Objectors" [3rd printing, 1st edition]
1962: "Civilian Work Agency List for Conscientious Objectors: Agencies approved for the employment of conscientious objectors in civilian work of national health, safety or interest"
1968: "Statements of Religious Bodies on the Conscientious Objector" [6th edition]

Box 12
Literature
1963: "Statements of Religious Bodies on the Conscientious Objector" [revised edition]
1967: "Civilian Work Agency List for Conscientious Objectors: Agencies approved for the employment of conscientious objectors in civilian work of national health, safety or interest"
1970-1979
1970: "Guide to Alternative Service," 1970 (March)
1972: "CO Counselor's PacKit," 1972 (May)
1972: "Conscientious Objection and the Draft"
1972: "Guide to Alternative Service" by Conscientious Objector Service of NISBCO, 1972 (May)
1973: "Guide to Alternative Service" by Conscientious Objector Service of NISBCO, 1973 (Jan.)
1973: "Words of Conscience: Religious Statements on Conscientious Objection" [8th edition; catalogued]
1975: Conscience & War Taxes packet
1975: JROTC packet
1976: "The National Service Debate" by Luann Habegger Martin
Undated

Box 13
Literature / Programmatic Efforts
NISBCO's Amnesty Information Service, 1973-1977 [incomplete set?]
Conscientious Objector Service of the NISBCO -- mailings sent, 1971
Conscientious Objector Service of the NISBCO -- mailings sent, 1972
NISBCO's Conscientious Objector Service -- mailings sent, 1973
NISBCO's Conscientious Objector Service -- mailings sent, 1976
Programmatic Efforts
Consultative Peace Council, 1949(?)-1952
Consultative Peace Council, 1954-1955
Consultative Peace Council, 1956
Consultative Peace Council, 1957
Consultative Peace Council, 1958

Box 14
Programmatic Efforts
Washington Joint Staff: correspondence; planning material; notes; etc., 1949
Joint Washington Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar, 1949
Washington Joint Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar, 1950
Washington Joint Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar, 1951-1952
Washington Joint Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar, 1953-1954
Joint Washington Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar & Washington Staff Conference, 1956
Joint Washington Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar & Washington Staff Conference, 1957 (Jan.- March)
Joint Washington Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar & Washington Staff Conference, 1957 (June - Nov.)
Joint Washington Staff: Churchmen's Washington Seminar & Washington Staff Conference, 1958
Continuation Committee (Brethren, Friends & Menonites), 1951-1953
Continuation Committee (Brethren, Friends & Menonites): study conference of the Historic Peace Churches "The Meaning of Christian Love," Bluffton College (OH), July 15-18, 1954
Continuation Committee (Brethren, Friends & Mennonites), 1957
Changes in Headquarters & services: plans, 1950
Report of CO cases handled ca. 1951-1955 [includes history of some of the cases]
Participation in Prayer & Conscience Vigil (Nov. 1- Dec. 1, 1957)
Correspondence, 1954, 1959-1960, n.d. [file of Joe Weaver]

Box 15
Programmatic Efforts
Amish: classification problems, 1953-1954
Amnesty for COs, 1947-1948
Amnesty for COs, 1953-1956 [includes amnesty demonstration, 1955]
Appeal cases re: draft classification, 1952-1954 [& outline of earlier court cases]
Armed forces loyalty certificate, 1954-1956
Christian Scientists & refusal of medical treatment while in the armed forces, 1953
Civilian bonds
Classification of COs, 1948-1953
COs in prison, 1947-1956 [includes lists and statistics]
Compensation cases of Nathan Gilbert & Lewis Baldwin (who contracted tuberculosis while working in mental hospitals as CPSers), 1946-1948
Conference of Church & Synagogue Groups, Bellevue Hotel, Washington (DC), March 30, 1948
Conference on Service for Objectors (William E. Rostron, Jr.), 1950
CPS: claims against the U.S. Park Service, 1944-1949 [re: access costs for Molokan Side Camp (Camp #107); Molokans had special dietary needs, etc.]
CPS: finances, 1947-1948 (Correspondence, etc.)
CPS: follow-up correspondence with CPSers needing copies of forms, etc., 1947-1950
CPS: history to be written by Paul Furnas
Delegation visit to General Hershey, 1956
Eligibility of felons (COs) for government employment, 1953 [letters to/ from state government offices]
Employment for COs with Atomic Energy Commission, 1949-1951

Box 16
Programmatic Efforts
Gara case, 1949
Greece: treatment of Jehovah's Witnesses & COs
Hopi Indians & peace
Income tax alternatives
Meeting arrangements (also for conferences, CPS reunion, peace institutes, etc.), 1947-1948
Ministers & ministerial students under 1948 Draft Act (IV-D): correspondence, 1948-1949
Noncombatant service for COs, 1949-1955
Correspondence re: orders for SSS pamphlet on conscientious objection, 1951
Pax Christi (during Robert Fangmeier's term as treasurer?): finances, 1946-1950
Pax Christi (during Robert Fangmeier's term as treasurer?): correspondence re: finances & publishing of book (& orders for), 1946-1949
Possible establishment of Youth Conservation Corp by U.S. government, 1959
Possibility of COs serving as chaplains in armed forces (including Reserves), 1950-1951
Prosecution of minors
Provisions for COs in H.R. 7442 & H.R. 4278
Publicity by/for NSBRO
Publicity/ press coverage, ca. 1951-1954 [includes letters written in protest of Newsweek article re: COs, 1954)
Regulations, re: aliens
Relations with the CIA, 1954
Religious/denominational leaders (list)
Reporter: correspondence & printing instructions
Reports by NSBRO
Reports of interviews & meetings with SSS officials, 1951-1954
Russian Bible Society [re. inquiries into its validity], 1950-1953

Box 17
Programmatic Efforts
Second (and/or multiple) prosecutions of conscientious objectors, 1949-1955
Selective Service Act (of 1948), 1949-1954
SSS forms
Special registrants in I-O: list & information, 1952-1953
Statement by NSBRO before the Senate Armed Service Committee, March 31, 1948
Statistics re: COs
Statistics (Selective Service Act of 1948), 1949 [mostly re: IV-E men, by state]
Supreme Being Clause: correspondence, 1949-1959
Supreme Court Amicus Curiae Brief (Donald Johnson vs. William Robinson), 1973
Tennessee draft laws, 1953-1965
Universal Military Training (UMT): list of congresspersons' attitudes, 1948 [NSBRO list, but attitudes collected in response to Mennonite position statement]
Universal Military Training (UMT) Campaign, 1954-1955 [file of A. Stauffer Curry]
Universal Military Training (UMT), 1963
Veteran benefits & rights (including COs), 1953
Visitation of conscientious objectors in prison, 1949-1956
War taxes (& alternatives to paying them), 1959-1960, 1963

Box 18
Reference Material
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1947
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1949 (June-Dec.)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1950
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1951 (Jan.-March)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1951 (April-June)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1951 (July-Dec.)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1952 (Jan.-March)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1952 (April-June)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1952 (July-Sept.)
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1952 (Oct.-Dec.)

Box 19
Reference Material

Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1955
Media coverage of conscientious objection, 1957-1959
Selective Service System-- historical background, 1948
Selective Service System-- forms, ca. 1948-1960
Selective Service System: classes I-O & I-W for COs, 1962
Selective Service System-- press releases, 1948-1970
Selective Service System-- college qualification test, 1951, 1966
Selective Service System-- memoranda, etc., 1948-1966
Selective Service System-- Operation Bulletin (#0-278) [incomplete set], 1950-1965
Selective Service System-- lists of state directors, 1955-1961
Resolution re: conscientious objection
Reference: "Theological School Enrollments 1937-1950: A Survey Study of the Effect of the War and of the Exemption of Theological Students from the Selective Draft on the Enrollment in Certain Theological and Divinity Schools" by the SSS
Newspaper clippings re: Universal Military Training (UMT), 1949-1950
Universal Military Training (UMT), 1947-1948, 1951 [file of Joe Weaver]
Miscellaneous




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