Collection Dipl.cer - Diplomas, certifications and certificates of achievement

Certificate of Appointment : Emma H. Howe

Identity area

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US IlHpHS Dipl.cer


Diplomas, certifications and certificates of achievement


  • 1887-1984 (Creation)

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18 Items

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Name of creator

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

See archivist for accession log of established provenance.

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Scope and content

This collection is composed of diplomas, certifications and appointments ranging in date from 1887 to 1984. This is an artificial collection put together by the museum. Included in the collection is Meville Cobb's grammer school diploma from 1908.

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Language of material

  • English

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Materials are in fair condition. Many of the documents are brittle. Care should be taken when handling.

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Archivist's note

Processed by Eve Mangurten.

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Physical storage

  • Drawer: 4 (1-9)
  • Map cabinet: 3