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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010

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Series 1: Biographical Materials , 1924-1995
0.6 Linear feet
Box 1, OV 19

Among the awards and certificates are: Carnegie Institute's Pittsburgh International Exhibition 5th Prize (1952); The Art Institute of Chicago 62nd American Exhibition Logan Medal and Prize for Painting (1957) and 64th American Exhibition Harris Prize (1961); and a citation of appreciation for Flight presented by The North Beach Club, Marine Air Terminal, LaGuardia Airport (1986). Biographical documents include powers of attorney, birth and death certificates, and a letter about his 1942 divorce from Mary MacDonald. World War II military records and related correspondence provide detailed information about his service in the Middle East. Condolence letters are included among the records concerning his funeral.
Description Container Select
Address Books, undated, 1940s
1
1
Awards and Certificates , 1952-1986
Oversized materials housed in OV 19
1
2
Bibliographies, circa 1980s-1990s
1
3
Biographical Documents, 1942-1992
1
4
Biographical Notes, circa 1960s-1990s
1
5
Calendar, 1988
1
6
Curricula Vitae, circa 1980s-1990s
1
7
Educational Records, Southern Methodist University, 1924
1
8
Educational Records, New York University, Flight Training , 1942
1
9-10
Family History, undated
1
11
Funeral and Related Records
Condolence Letters, 1992
1
12-13
Expenses, 1992
1
14
Grave Markers, 1993
1
15
Graveside Service, 1992
1
16
Memorial Tributes, 1992-1993
1
17
Obituaries, 1992-1993
1
18
Will, Probate, Letters of Testamentary, etc., 1992
1
19
Membership Certificates, 1972, undated
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20
Military Records and related Correspondence , 1941-1946, 1995
1
21-22
Souvenirs, U.S. Army in Egypt, 1942-1945
1
23
Oversized Certificate from Box 1, Folder 2 , 1986
OV 19

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