Summary of a letter by Nicholas Murray Butler, made for Frederick P. Keppel by a Carnegie Corporation secretary

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Summary of a letter by Nicholas Murray Butler, made for Frederick P. Keppel by a Carnegie Corporation secretary

 

 

Name:
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 (Author); Keppel, Frederick P. (Frederick Paul), 1875-1943 (Addressee)
Title:
Summary of a letter by Nicholas Murray Butler, made for Frederick P. Keppel by a Carnegie Corporation secretary
Abstract:
For many years Carnegie family and friends contemplated the best use for the Carnegie Mansion. Nicholas Murray Butler was the most vocal proponent of turning it into a permanent home for all the New York-based philanthropic organizations connected to Andrew Carnegie. His letters with various proposals to this effect span more than two decades.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context:
Series VII. Andrew Carnegie. VII.A. CCNY Carnegie Files. Box no. 2
Subjects:
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Philanthropists; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919
Format:
correspondence
Date:
February 25, 1930
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Acknowledgments:
Material made available by permission of Carnegie Corporation of New York
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-3g3n-n295