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Title Letter to "Members of Local Boards" from Provost Marshal General E.H. Crowder related to implementation of the Selective Service Act, Nov. 7, 1917.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2008.048.0001
Collection World War I Collection
Credit Gift of Bob Maier.
Scope & Content Letter to "Members of Local Boards" from Provost Marshal General E.H. Crowder related to implementation of the Selective Service Act, Nov. 7, 1917. Mimeographed duplication on letterhead, single folio, 8-1/2" x 11" high, [4] pages. Text is on first 3 pages; signature in facsimile. Digital images only. Tiffs media archive.

About organizing on the local level (draft boards, Selective Service Act) during World War I for military draft registration. The text exhorts the responsible people to give their best efforts. Discusses initial operations.
Notes This item was originally from the files of the local Hoboken draft board; discarded at unknown date from records at Hoboken City Hall.
Date 1917-1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Search Terms World War I
Caption pg [1]
Imagefile 066\20080480001.TIF
Classification War
Law Enforcement
Military