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Series 10 | A Finding Aid to the Peter Blume papers, 1870-2001 | Digitized Collection

Peter Blume papers, 1870-2001

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Series 10: Craton Family Papers, 1870-2001
0.2 linear feet
Box 6

Found are family papers from Grace Blume's brother, James Craton and his wife, Catherine Sears Craton. The bulk of this series relates to the genealogical research performed by Catherine Craton on the Craton and Sears families. These materials include birth, marriage, military, baptismal, and death records, clippings, correspondence, and photographs. Also found is a letter from Grace Blume and an unsigned writing about Peter and Grace Blume by one of their nieces or nephews.
This bulk of this series has been scanned; financial records have not been scanned.
DescriptionContainer
Certificates, Birth and Death, 1920-1976
6
30
Certificates, Marriage, 1959-1974
6
31
Burial Records, 1936-1974
6
32
Baptismal Records, 1937-1949
6
33
Wedding Invitation, 1919
6
34
Military Records, Marshall Craton, circa 1970s
Xerox copies of Marshall Craton's Civil War service records including correspondence, payroll and muster rolls. Date determined from the date of the copies.
6
35
Military Records, James Craton, 1917-1919
6
36
Correspondence, James and Catherine Craton, 1941-1942
6
37
Correspondence, Regarding Genealogy, 1936-1976
6
38
Lists of Family Members, circa 1940
6
39
Instructions for Family Cabin, 1945, 2001
6
41
Financial and Tax Records, 1936-1956
6
42
Clippings, 1911, 1974-1976
6
43
Family Photographs, 1870-circa 1940
6
44
Photocopies, Genealogical Material, circa 1970s
6
45

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