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Charles Pierce Ward

Name
Charles Pierce Ward
Historical Note
Charles Pierce Ward was born May 26, 1917 in New York State. In 1935, he was 5’11”, weighed 160 pounds, and had blue eyes and brown hair. Per a January 7, 1938 Daily News article on Pierce Ward's entry into the Golden Gloves competition, Ward was a “former all-around athlete who gained experience by knocking around the globe as beach-comber, pilot and movie extra.” Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Charles Pierce Ward.
Sources
1935 driver's license and 1938 newspaper article from Mss. Acc. 2008.132.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Charles Pierce Ward Travel Diary, 1935-1938