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Welcome to the Booth Library manuscript index. 

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Collection TitleCL 54 Diven Family PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKatie Button
Date Completed:December 2009
Extent1 Linear Foot

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Experience Record, Alexander S. Diven, 528 Riverside Drive, New York, New York. July 27, 1928.Experience Record021312
Experience Record, Alexander S. Dinen, 528 Riverside Drive, New York, New York. August 30, 1930.Experience Record021313
Letters of Condolences. To Mrs Alexander S. Diven, 3rd. September 11, 1933 - October 9, 1933. Commander Evangeline C. Booth, Commissioner John McMillan, Brigadier John J. Allen.Board of Governor and Members of the Psi Upsilon Club and secretary Walter G. Ferriss. Alfred J. Flinn. American Society of Engineers New York City and secretary Sydney Wilmot. Governors of the Lehigh Club of New York and secretary William Wirt Mills. Kay Vallee, Lenneville. Exciutive Council of Psi Upsilon and Fraternity and President Edward L. Stevens. United Engineers Trustees, Inc. and secretary Alfred D. Flinn. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers of New York And secretary Alvin W. Rice. Letters021501
Newspaper Clipping, The 30th anniversary when The Imperial City Was Taken. The Americans and foreign troops practicaly ended the Boxer uprising in North China by capturing the "Imperial City". Colonel Liseum married May Diven, the third daughter of General Alexander R. Diven of Elmira.Newspaper Clipping021601
Newspaper Clipping, Today is 30th Anniversary Of Liscum Death Leading Ninth Infantry Against Boxer 1900. Newspaper Cliping021602
Checks, Voucher, Check North American Trust Company, New York, by George M. Diven December 13, 1901 to April 12, 1902. Voucher 66 to 102 to December 13, to April 12, 1902.Check021701
Checks, Voucher. North American Trust Company, New York. by George M. Diven April 24, 1902 to August 20, 1902. Voucher 111-163, April 30, 1902 to August 21, 1902.Checks 021801CL 54
Checks Voucher, North American Trust Company. By George M. Diven, Checks August 20, 1902 to January 3, 1903. Voucher 161 - 217 August 20 to January 3, 1903.Checks021901
Checks, Voucher. North American Trust Company, New York. By George M. Diven, Checks January 23, 1904 to October 31, 1904. Voucher 305 to 350, January 23, 1904 to October 31, 1904.Checks022001
Checks,North American Trust Company. By George M. Diven checks December 20, 1904 to May 18, 1905. Check # 351 to 376. Checks022101
Checks, Voucher. George M. Diven Checks, The Trust Company of America, May 27, 1905 to June 8, 1905. Voucher May 1905 to June 1905 377 - 700.Checks022101
Checks, Voucher. George M. Diven Checks, The Trust Company of American. July 1, 1905 to December 19, 1906. Voucher July 1, 1905 December 19, 1906 397 to 446.Checks022301
Receipt, To James Lloyd of The Southern Tier Leader Association from Alexander Diven June 27, 1875 to November 10, 1876.Receipt022401
Photo, French, Lucy DivenPhoto022501
Photo, WillowbrookPhoto022502
Photo, Alexander DivenPhoto022601
Photo, Alexander DivenPhoto022602
Photo, June 24, 1899 unidentified Diven Baby with nursePhoto022603
Photo, Unidentified members of Diven Family 1900.Photo022604
Photo, Mrs Eugene Partridge Diven (Jeannette Murdock) First director of Arnot Art Museum.Photo 022605
Photo, G. M. DivenPhoto 022606
Photo, Eugene Diven, with YWCA hat.Photo022607
Photo, Emerson Liscum Diven,Photo022608
Book, Lucy Diven Year Book (The Record) Class of 1929 The Baldwin School, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.Book022609
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