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    • [Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks, February 2, 1912]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932; Carnegie Museum; Museum exhibits; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Diplodocus; Paleontology; Spain;...
    • The top portion of a typescript letter presumably from Andrew Carnegie to his financial secretary Robert A. Franks authorizing payment to William Jacob Holland for the creation of two replicas of the Diplodocus carnegii to be presented as gifts to...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks, December 19, 1905]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Library benefactors--United States; Public libraries--Missouri--Albany--Endowments; Public libraries--Nebraska--McCook--Endowments; Library buildings--Missouri--Albany;...
    • A portion of a typescript letter presumably from Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks detailing sums of money to be granted to McCook, Nebraska and Albany, Missouri for the construction of library buildings and to Carnegie Museum's Department of...
    • [James Bertram (?) to himself, December 18, 1909]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum--Endowments; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Endowments
    • A typescript note, presumably written by Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary James Bertram to himself to document the receipt of a 6-page letter from William Holland requesting additional money for the 1910 Fossil Fund and the forwarding of that...
    • Carnegie Museum correspondence

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Transportation; Argentina; Buenos Aires (Argentina); Travel costs; Spain; Carnegie Museum
    • A document describing: a letter from William Jacob Holland to Robert A. Franks regarding travel expenses for Holland's trip to Buenos Aires for the delivery and installation of the Diplodocus carnegii replica donated to the Argentine government;...
    • [S.H. Church to Andrew Carnegie, November 23, 1909]

    • Church, Samuel Harden--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute; Museums--Employees--Pensions--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie Institute. Technical Schools;...
    • A signed typescript letter from Samuel Church, Secretary of the Carnegie Institute Board of Trustees, to Andrew Carnegie. Prepared in response to correspondence from Robert Franks, Andrew Carnegie's business secretary, the letter enumerates the...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to R.A. Franks, May 12, 1911]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Skibo (Scotland); Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Homes and haunts--Scotland; Carnegie family--Homes and haunts--Scotland; Carnegie Institute. Board of Trustees--Travel;...
    • A typescript letter from Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks regarding visits to Skibo Castle by members of the Carnegie Institute, Board of Trustees. Carnegie writes about the times that would be best to visit Skibo Castle and the number of...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to R.A. Franks, October 8, 1906]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Public libraries--Endowments; Library benefactors--United States; Library schools--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Children's librarians; Library buildings--England--...
    • Portion of a typescript letter, with corrections in pencil, presumably from Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks indicating specific sums to be donated to Dodge City, Kansas, Shipley, England, Worthing, England, and Wrexham Wales for the...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Mr. Franks, August 25, 1904]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Library benefactors--United States; Library buildings--Scotland--Hamilton; Library buildings--England--Sandown; Library buildings--Illinois--Wilmette; Carnegie...
    • A typescript letter presumably from Andrew Carnegie to Robert A. Franks telling him to: honor the towns of Hamilton, Scotland, Sandown, I.W., England with the sums indicated for the building of libraries, increase the over amounts previously given...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to W.N. Frew, November 17, 1906]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Library benefactors--United States; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Board of Trustees; Carnegie Library of...
    • A typescript letter from Andrew Carnegie to William Nimick Frew, President of the Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, concerning a letter he received from Mr. Frew dated November 15, 1906. He explains that Mr. Robert A. Franks will...
    • [R.A. Franks to W.N. Frew, April 7, 1903]

    • Franks, Robert A.--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. East Liberty Branch; Public libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Branch libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Library...
    • A 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...

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