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1954 Oct. 17

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)

40 years for peace

Lincoln (Nebr.) - Invitation to the fortieth anniversary celebration of the Fellowship held by the branch in Lincoln, Nebr.

Caleb Foote Papers

1955 Apr. 17

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)

Central Nebraska Fellowship of Reconciliation Spring Conference

Lincoln (Nebr.) - Program for conference held by FOR branch in Lincoln, Nebr.

Caleb Foote Papers

1945 Apr. 4

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Letter from Caleb Foote to Allen H. Barr

Richmond (Calif.) - Seriously considering not working for Fellowship of Reconciliation after the next term., since he feels the need for change to be effective and doubts the effectiveness and value of the field work. Questions Glenn's idea that FOR needs to be more Christian; excepting Allen, Foote is dubious of the organized church. Foote appeared before a job with other "hardened criminals."

Caleb Foote Papers

1941 Aug.

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)

Young Christians Face Militarism conference: mock trial of Clayton Sipe

Deering (N.H.) - Mock trial held as a centerpiece of FOR conference in Deering, N.H.

Caleb Foote Papers

1944 June

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)

California Newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Articles on California and African American migrants and Japanese American returnees.

Caleb Foote Papers

1944 Mar. 4

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Letter from Caleb Foote to Janice P. Foltz

San Francisco (Calif.) - Information on a Foltz's husband held in the Federal Prison Camp in Steilacoom, Washington, and what he can expect when brought into the camp and his day-to-day work. "I don't think I know your husband, but if he is at all a typical CO with an interest in other people, I cannot help but feel that he will find his prison experience a fascinating one. Besides 40 some SOs and ... more

Caleb Foote Papers

1945 Mar. 28

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Letter from Caleb Foote to Allen H. Barr

Berkeley (Calif.) - Little news other than the Selective Service continues to fumble along. Has decided not to continue with the Fellowship of Reconciliation; is thinking of going into adult education or psychology or child guidance. Copies a letter of resignation from the director of the Germfask CPS camp: "I have found the Selective Service treatment of men in this C.P.S. camp to be the ... more

Caleb Foote Papers

1944 Nov. 15

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Letter from Caleb Foote to John M. Swomley

San Francisco (Calif.) - Northern California Committee will meet in the first week of December. Joseph Karesh, the Assistant DA, has sent Foote's case back to the draft board and dismissed charges since the board denied him certain procedural rights. He has now been reclassified 4-E and things will start over again. Karesh suggested Foote apply for 2-A classification based on his FOR work, but ... more

Caleb Foote Papers

1942 May 17

Butcher, Charles

Letter from Charles Butcher to Caleb Foote

Lagro (Ind.) - Glad Caleb plans to stress the cell idea in writing about CPS. Has returned from a mid-western intercamp council with good discussions. No one camp should hold a monopoly on training for peacemakers, all must feel invested in developing pacifists. There is though, a value in specialization. Frank Olmstead as a good example in spiritual development. Asks Caleb not to wri... more

Caleb Foote Papers

1944 Nov. 1

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Letter from Caleb Foote to Kerwin Whitnah

San Francisco (Calif.) - Awaiting comments on his manuscript. Allen Barr reports that a judge in Los Angeles has reused to push a second prosecution against a CO (apparently De Vault).

Caleb Foote Papers