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Welcome to the Booth Library manuscript index. 

The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

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Collection TitleMC 51 Peckham Collection/ Partridge Diaries CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRebecca Rudnicki
Date Completed:October 2007
Date Updated:December 2007
Extent.5 linear feet
AbstractMC 51 - Peckham Collection and Partridge Diaries Collection includes the Milton Partridge Journals number 1 and 3-8.  Collection also includes various documents and pamphlets from Clara Peckham's time as a nurse in the military.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Allotment of pay forms for life insurance for Clara Peckham, 1943. FormA141
Pay roll change slip for Clara Pechkam, 1946. ReceiptA151
Travel orders for Clara Peckham to V.A. Hospitol, Castle Point, N.Y, 1946.OrdersA161
Travel vouchers for Clara Peckham refunding money for her travels. VoucherA171
Clearance certificates for Clara Packham stating she is not indebted to the United States, November 16, 1943. CertificateA181
Shipping tickets for Clara Peckham for Medical Supplies and Medical Clothing, 1943.TicketA191
Veteran's Mail to Mrs. M. Vinen Peckham. LetterA201
Various special orders given to Clara Peckham 1943-1945.LetterA211
Leave of absence tickets for Clara Peckham during days in which she was sick.TicketsA2201
Misc. newspaper articles about military personnel. Newspaper A2301
Roster of officers, Nurses & Enlisted Men, 1st Station Hospitol, May 31, 1945, given to Clara Peckham. RosterA2401
Bills of lading for Clara Peckham for moving her cargo by train from Chicago to Elmira. BillsA2501
Clara Peckham's BRIEF- Airbourne Victory magazine Volume 2 No. #41. BookA2601
Account settlements for Clara PeckhamDocumentA2701
Temporary promotion slip for Clara PeckhamDocumentA2702
An announcement of Roosevelt's death sent to Clara Peckham. DocumentA2703
Separation papers for Clara PeckhamDocumentA2704
Deportation papers for Clara PeckhamDocumentA2705
Thank you for serice paper from Truman to Clara Peckham.DocumentA2706
Returning to civilian life pamphlet issued to Clara Peckham. DocumentA2707
Reappoinment papers to verteran's administration 1947 to Clara Peckham.DocumentA2801
Newsletter - The Jac O'Lantern: Flashes on Chemung County Servicemen, December 29, 1943-November 8, 1944. (World War II) NewsletterA2901
Clara Peckham's issue of Official "Air Force Journal" October 1944. JournalA3001
Clara Peckham's issue of the 7th AAF "BRIEF" journal June 6, 1944JournalA3101
"Hospitol Courier" U.S. Naval Hospitol, Sampson, NY issued to Clara Peckham. DocumentA3201
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