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Title Telegram to Edward J. Sharkey, 55 Second St., Hoboken, from Frederick Gilkyson, Acting Adjutant General, Trenton, no date, circa 1917-1918, re problems with list of men & claims of exemptions.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2008.048.0020
Collection World War I Collection
Credit Gift of Bob Maier.
Scope & Content Telegram to Edward J. Sharkey, 55 Second St., Hoboken, from Frederick Gilkyson, Acting Adjutant General, Trenton, no date, circa 1917-1918, re problems with list of men & claims of exemptions. Digital images only. Tiff media archive.

Sharkey was a member of Local Board ("draft board") No. 1. He was Secretary in 1919 and possibly so at the time of this telegram. Western Union Telegram.

With 3 other telegrams, all were in one bundle with clip attachment (note hole at top right), and also undated. Sent to either Sharkey or the Local Board; discuss procedure concerns or materials to be sent.
Notes This item was originally from the files of the local Hoboken draft board; discarded at unknown date from records at Hoboken City Hall.
People Sharkey, Edward J.
Gilkyson, Frederick
Date 1917-1918
Year Range from 1917.0
Year Range to 1918.0
Search Terms World War I
55 Second St.
Western Union Telegraph Company
Caption telegram 1
Imagefile 066\20080480020.TIF
Classification War
Law Enforcement
Military