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[R.A. Franks to W.N. Frew, April 7, 1903]
[R.A. Franks to W.N. Frew, April 7, 1903]
Title[R.A. Franks to W.N. Frew, April 7, 1903]
SubjectFranks, Robert A.--Correspondence
Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. East Liberty Branch
Public libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Branch libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Library buildings--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
East Liberty (Pittsburgh, Pa.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919
Library benefactors--United States
DescriptionA typescript letter from Robert A. Franks, Andrew Carnegie's secretary and president of Home Trust Company, Hoboken, N.J. to William Nimick Frew, president of the Board of Trustees of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, regarding the gift by Andrew Carnegie of $150, 000.00 for the creation of a branch library building in the East End of Pittsburgh, Pa. On Home Trust Company letterhead.
CreatorFrew, William Nimick
PublisherCarnegie Mellon University Libraries; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, William R. Oliver Special Collections Room
TypeLetter; Text
Formatimage/jp2; [1] p. ; 28 cm.
IdentifierBox B, Series 1, FF 15
RelationAndrew Carnegie Correspondence Collection
RightsArchived at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh;
Transcriptbox00002_fld00015_bdl0001_doc0001_03000001.txt; HOME TRUST COMPANY, HOBOKen, N.J. R.A. Franks, President April 7th, 1903. Dear Mr. Frew: In reply to yours of the 28th ultimo, would say that I have been authorized by Mr. Garnegie to honor your calls to the extent of One Hundred Fifty Thousand ($150, 000.00) Dollars for erection of branch library building East End, Pittsburg. I shall take pleasure in remitting this amount in instalments as you require it from time to time to meet architect's estimates. Yours very truly, ] R.A. Franks Mr. W.N Frew, Pres., Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library, Pittsburg, Pa.
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