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Title Maier Family Collection.
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Manuscript Collection
Scope & Content ACQUISITION: Donated by Arleen Maier, volunteer at the St. Augustine Historical Society Research Library, after the death of her husband Walter A. (Jim) Maier in August, 1995.


SCOPE & CONTENT NOTE:This is a collection of family photos, professional plaques, professional photos of family shrimp boats, WWI and WWII memorabilia, pleasure boats, newspaper pieces pertaining to the private and professional life of Walter A. Maier, Captain A. F. Maier Sr., A. F. Maier Jr (Robbie), Red R. J. Maier, son of W. A. Maier/Walter A. Maier Jr. The photos are stored at the biographical photo file in the library.

FOLDER LIST:
39a: Obituary of R. F. Maier, 1897-1982; Key West photos
WW1 (05/1917).
39b: Commissioning Procedure USS Ingraham 07/19/41;
US Navy Memorial Brochure with a photo of a Navy Vessel;
Envelope containing correspondence regarding Ingraham
moved from folder 39d to folder 39b; Newspaper clippings
of "Ingraham" sinking (1942); Program for Christmas
dinner on USS Babbitt (12/25/39).
39c: WW II flag for Missing in Action.
39d: Newspaper clippings and correspondence, Walter A. (Jim)
Maier, 1940s-1990s.
39e: Various certificates, passport of Jim Maier, 1940s-1980s.
39f: Newspaper clipping re: Eustace "Joe" Maier (11/21/67).
39g: Various awards, 1970s-1990s.
39h: Charcoal portrait Jim Maier, 1980s.
39i: (2 folders) Navy Records for Walter A. Maier, Jr. 1943-1945;
Plaques, Jim Maier: American Association of Rights of
Way (1969, 1975); Bluejacket's Manual (1916,1917,1940);
Memorial Certificate and original enclosure for R. F. Maier,
Jr., first St. Augustine native to die in WW II.
39j: Diaries of W. A. Maier, Sr. (1985-1995): Marriage
License/Divorce Papers of W. A. Maier / Mary Maier Calley
Card; No Lien for boat "Miway [sic]" ( Photos card says
"copies of photos originally in Photo Collection).

CROSS REFERENCE:
Biographical file: Maier.
Biographical photo file: Maier.
Miscellaneous photo file, Transportation: Ships, Shrimp Boats.
Miscellaneous file: Military. WW I and WW II.
Date 04/1996
Dates of Creation Processed 04/1996 by Arleen Maier.
Dates of Accumulation Updated 04/13/2010 by Jennifer Newton.
Verified 07/2013 by Owens.
People Maier, Arleen
Maier, Walter A.
Maier, R. F.
Maier, Eustace
Object ID MC16.39
Library Location 11-3-B
Storage Contents MC16.39, Box 16-11: 10 folders numbered 39a - 39j.