|Title||TLS to City Clerk, Hoboken, from P.E. Killeen re volunteering for Hoboken draft board work, May 17, 1917.|
|Collection||World War I Collection|
|Credit||Gift of Bob Maier.|
|Scope & Content||
Typed letter signed to Daniel Haggerty, City Clerk, City Hall, Hoboken, from P.E. Killeen, May 17, 1917 re offering his services for enrollment and registration in his election district. Single leaf, 8-1/2" x 11"; letterhead of the The New York Edison Company, Irving Place and Fifteenth Street, New York where it is presumed he worked. Digital image only. Tiff media archive.
The content relates to the initial organization in World War I of a Local Board for Selective Service Act (military draft) activities, the city's call for volunteers and Killeen's response to it
Mentions contacting John Lewis, Secretary to the Mayor.
|Notes||This item was originally from the files of the local Hoboken draft board; discarded at unknown date from records at Hoboken City Hall.|
|Year Range from||1917.0|
|Year Range to||1917.0|
World War I
Social & Personal Activity
Government & Politics