The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial Museum

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The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial Museum

 

 

Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York (Creator)
Title:
The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial Museum
Abstract:
Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum and cottage in Dunfermline, Scotland, where he was born on November 25, 1835, the son of a handloom weaver. Andrew's first-ever public gift was for Dunfermline, when he donate £5,000 in 1874 for the "Carnegie Baths" recreation and health club, followed by his 1880 gift for a public library.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context:
Series VII. Andrew Carnegie. VII.A. CCNY Carnegie Files. Box no. 1
Subjects:
Philanthropists; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919
Format:
printed ephemera
Publisher:
The Carnegie Magazine
Date:
March, 1972
Note:
Source: The Carnegie Magazine, March 1972
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-kkgj-h745