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Guide to the John J. Campbell papers 1979.004

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Title: John J. Campbell papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1864-1888
Abstract: The John J. Campbell papers span the period 1864 to 1888 and contain letters pertaining to the application and appointment of Campbell as a Port Warden in Brooklyn. John Joseph Campbell was born in Flatbush on October 30, 1846 and died on March 4, 1898 at 98 Amity Street in Brooklyn. In addition to his appointment as Port Warden, Campbell also worked as a fireman.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0089
Call Phrase: 1979.004
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation