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Series 1 | A Finding Aid to the Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002 | Digitized Collection

Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002

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Series 1: Biographical Material, 1866, 1895-1922, undated
10 folders
Box 1, 13

Biographical material includes citizenship papers for Solon's father, James Borglum, death certificates for two relatives, and other genealogical documents on the history of the Borglum Family. Also found are photographs, clippings, and other ephemera gathered in a leather portfolio by Emma Borglum. This series also contains items documenting Solon's role as Scoutmaster in Silvermine, as well as his service in World War I. Also found are written tributes and printed material for the Solon Borglum Memorials held at Saint Mark's in-the-Bouwerie and the National Sculpture Society. Folders are arranged chronologically by subject.
DescriptionContainer
Declaration of Intention for Citizenship, James Borglum, 1866
1
1
Death Certificates for Harry and Dagmar Wilson, 1895-1896
1
2
Borglum Family History, 1896, undated
1
3
Emma Borglum Scrapbook/Porfolio, 1912, undated
(3 folders)
1
4-6
Silvermine Boy Scout Troop, 1912, 1914
1
7
Military Documents for Solon Borglum, 1917-1919
(See also Box 13, F1)
1
8
Solon Borglum Memorials, 1922
1
9
Military Documents for Solon Borglum, 1917-1919
(See also Box 1, F8)
13 (sol)
1

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