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Title TLS to City Clerk, Hoboken, from P.E. Killeen re volunteering for Hoboken draft board work, May 17, 1917.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2008.048.0024
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.
People Killeen, P.E.
Haggerty, Daniel
Lewis, John
Date 1917-1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Search Terms World War I
Imagefile 066\20080480024.TIF
Classification War
Social & Personal Activity
Law Enforcement
Government & Politics