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Overview of the American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service records
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service records
    Dates: 1940-1945
    Collection Number: XX228
    Creator: American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service.
    Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Memoranda, bulletins, newsletters, and reports, relating to compulsory non-military public service, conscientious objectors in the United States during World War II, and alternative service programs conducted by the Friends Civilian Public Service.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American Society of Friends organization.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Memoranda, bulletins, newsletters, and reports, relating to compulsory non-military public service, conscientious objectors in the United States during World War II, and alternative service programs conducted by the Friends Civilian Public Service.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Conscientious objectors--United States.
    Pacifism.
    Peace.
    Service, Compulsory non-military--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--Conscientious objectors.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--War work.