File ward.jam - Ward, James, papers

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US IlHpHS ward.jam


Ward, James, papers


  • 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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  • English

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  • Folder: War Collections Box