Typed Letter to David Homer Bates, signed with Ms. Note by Carnegie

 

Name
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 (Author)
Title
Typed Letter to David Homer Bates, signed with Ms. Note by Carnegie
Abstract
Carnegie was a founder of the US Military Telegraph Corps of the Civil War. In 1907, upon request from David Homer Bates, the secretary of the Society of the United States Military Telegraph Corps, he established pensions for them; in a few years he extended pensions to their widows as well.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context
Series VI. Other Carnegie Organizations, 1893-1981. VI.A. Home Trust Company. Box no. 1
Subjects
Philanthropists; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; New York (N.Y.)
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Origin Information
New York (N.Y.)
Date
December, 16 1907
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Also In
Carnegie Centennial Exhibition
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-njpc-3n54