Peter W. Crickard

Peter W. Crickard

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Peter W. Crickard
Dates: circa 1910-1965
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms3515.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Peter W. Crickard volunteered to fight for the U.S. army during World War I in 1917, and served in France until 1919. He entered the Railway Mail Service in 1921, where he worked for thirty-five years until his retirement in 1954. In 1965 he began his compiliation of genealogical research on the Crickard family.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of printed material, postcards, and correspondence from Peter W. Crickard, and mainly documents his travels in France after World War I and throughout the United States and his genealogy research.


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Preferred Citation note

Peter W. Crickard papers, MS 3515. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical information
2Correspondence and writings
3World War I material
4Printed material- postcards (United States)
5-6Printed material- postcards (Europe)
7Printed material