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Catalog Number PMM 29-1018
Object Name Paper
Scope & Content Brooks Colcord letters pertaining to Brooks Colcord's termination of his appointment as Midshipman USNR while attending Brown University. He was discharged after 55 day service due to hypertension. includes Nina Colcord's note saying he was "heartbroken... the end of the world"; also included is his membership certificate in the U.S. Naval Institute (Sept. 28, 1955).
Catalog type Archive
Title Brooks Colcord Navy Discharge Papers 1950-1955
Collection Colcord Collection
People Colcord, Brooks
Subjects Naval hospitals
Politics & government
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact