- 1864-1907 (Creation)
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James Ward, a Civil War Navy Veteran, lived and worked in Highland Park, Illinois after his discharge from the United States Navy. Ward was born in New York State/
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Donated to the Highland Park Historical Society by the Brand family.
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Certificate of Discharge, Bureau of Pensions corres., Cushing Naval Veterans' Assoc., and marriage proposal to Mrs. Barton at "The Academy."
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