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New York Yearly Meeting collection on conscientious objection


Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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New York Yearly Meeting, through groups such as the combined Peace and Service Committee of the two New York Monthly Meetings and other organizations including the American Friends Service Committee and the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors, sought to provide advice to conscientious objectors facing draft into military service.

Source of acquisition--New York Yearly Meeting. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.

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