Opening Ceremony Program for the Birthplace Museum

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Opening Ceremony Program for the Birthplace Museum

 

 

Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York (Author)
Title:
Opening Ceremony Program for the Birthplace Museum
Abstract:
In 1895 Louise Carnegie bought the "Birthplace Cottage" as a surprise 60th birthday present for Andrew. After his death, Mrs. Carnegie proposed and funded the erection of a Memorial Treasure House adjoining the Birthplace. Work began in 1925 on the design by architect James Shearer. The linked buildings of the Cottage and Memorial Hall were formally opened on June 28, 1928.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context:
Series VII. Andrew Carnegie. VII.A. CCNY Carnegie Files. Box no. 1
Subjects:
Philanthropists and Dunfermline (Scotland)
Format:
printed ephemera
Genre:
printed ephemera
Origin Information:
1928-06-28.
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-8x1m-6z37