Found 2 collections related to World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors

Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 183
.3 linear feet (1 box)
Newton Diehl Baker (1871-1937) was an American lawyer, political leader and United States Secretary of War during World War I. Collection consists of letters from Baker to Thomas J. Howells of Pittsburgh, Pa., written from Cleveland, Ohio, during... more
Olivereau, Louise
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4566
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Louise Olivereau (1884-1963) was an anti-war activist who was charged with sedition for mailing circular letters encouraging young men to become conscientious objectors during World War I. She was sentenced to ten years in prison, but served only... more