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
Genre
printed ephemera
Publication Information
The Carnegie Magazine. 1972-03
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
Also In
Carnegie Centennial Exhibition
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-kkgj-h745