Typed letter, signed, to Andrew Carnegie

 

Name
Pierce, William L. (Author)
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 (Addressee)
Title
Typed letter, signed, to Andrew Carnegie
Abstract
Fundraising letter for the Manhattan Trade School for Girls, an exemplary Progressive Era institution, the brainchild of a group of New York City reformers and philanthropists, and the subject of a 1911 documentary. At this time it was the only vocational school in the city for female students.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context
Series III. Grants. III.A. Grant files, ca.1911-1988. Box no. 210
Subjects
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Professional education
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
March 27, 1907
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/d8-8h49-y083