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    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, January 10, 1905]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Carnegie Institute; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Appropriations and expenditures;...
    • A typescript letter by William Nimick Frew, President of the Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, to Andrew Carnegie in reference to the receipt of a note from James Bertram dated January 9, 1905. In the note James Bertram states that...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Wm. N. Frew, November 28, 1904]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Library benefactors--United States; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Homewood Branch; Carnegie libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Public...
    • A typescript letter from Andrew Carnegie to William Nimick Frew regarding the cost of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Homewood Branch and the promised cost of maintenance for the library. Includes handwritten notation at end of last typed...
    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, December 13, 1905]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Carnegie libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Public libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Library...
    • A typescript letter from William Nimick Frew to Andrew Carnegie regarding the addition to the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main Library building. Mr. Frew first expresses his disappointment in not being able to attend the annual meeting of the...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Edwin H. Anderson, December 3, 1904]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Anderson, Edwin Hatfield, 1861---Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Library directors--Resignation--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Employees--Resignation--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Library...
    • A typescript letter from Andrew Carnegie to Edwin H. Anderson, the first library director of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, expressing his regret in Mr. Anderson's decision to give up library work and move to Missouri. Mr. Carnegie writes of his...
    • [Edwin H. Anderson to Andrew Carnegie, December  3, 1904]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Anderson, Edwin Hatfield, 1861---Correspondence; Library benefactors--United States; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Endowments; Library directors--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Library...
    • A typescript letter from Edwin H. Anderson to Andrew Carnegie regarding the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Carnegie Fund for the purchase of reference books relating to the industries in the region of Pittsburgh, Pa. The letter asks for $10,000...
    • [James Bertram to W.N. Frew, January 9, 1905]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Appropriations and expenditures; Carnegie Institute--Appropriations and expenditures;...
    • A typescript letter presumably from James Bertram to William Nimick Frew, President of the Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. The letter explains that Andrew Carnegie received his note and often notices references in newspapers...
    • Understanding with Carnegie

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Guthrie, George W. ; Library benefactors--United States; Carnegie Institute--Appropriations and expenditures; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Appropriations and expenditures; Newspapers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Public...
    • A newspaper clipping, presumably from a local Pittsburgh, Pa. newspaper, about Andrew Carnegie and the mayor of the City of Pittsburgh, Pa. The article hints that there is some understanding between Andrew Carnegie and Mayor Guthrie regarding...
    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, August 16, 1907]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Finance; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Appropriations and expenditures; Library buildings--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Public...
    • A letter from William Nimick Frew to Andrew Carnegie regarding expenditures connected with the erection of an extension to the Carnegie Library Building. The letter refers to an accompanying list: Carnegie Library extension, contracts and orders.
    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, January 13, 1905]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Library benefactors--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Public libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Endowments; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Endowments; Reference...
    • A typescript letter by William Nimick Frew, President, Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, to Andrew Carnegie regarding the funding of a collection of ""technological books for the Library"", mentioned in a letter sent to Mr....
    • [Albert J. Barr to W.N. Frew, January 21, 1905]

    • Barr, Albert James--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Thaw, Mary Copley--Correspondence; Newspapers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Pittsburgh post (Pittsburgh, Pa. : 1887 : Daily); Libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie...
    • A typescript copy of a letter from Albert J. Barr to William Nimick Frew concerning a letter that was written to, Albert J. Barr, editor of the Pittsburgh Post about the Carnegie Institution and Library. This letter entitled: Carnegie gift's versus...
    • Carnegie Library, Allegheny, Pennsylvania

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Miscellanea--Pictorial works.; Carnegie Free Library of Allegheny (Pa.)--Miscellanea--Pictorial works.; Carnegie Free Library of Allegheny (Pa.)--Pictorial works.; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Allegheny Regional...
    • A photograph of a watercolor painting of the Carnegie Free Library of Allegheny, which would become the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Allegheny Branch following the annexation of Allegheny to the City of Pittsburgh. The foreground features...
    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, January 28, 1901]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Pittsburgh Orchestra; Orchestra--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Children--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Public...
    • A typescript letter from William Nimick Frew to Andrew Carnegie concerning two newspaper clippings (not included) one about the library and children and the other about the Pittsburgh Orchestra. On Board of Trustees, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh...
    • [William N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, February 10, 1898]

    • Anderson, James, 1785-1861 Monuments; Anderson, James, 1785-1861 Statues; Public sculpture -- Pennsylvania Allegheny (Pa.); Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Appropriations and expenditures; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Public libraries --...
    • William Frew writes to Andrew Carnegie regarding the Carnegie Librarys requested appropriation of $90,000 for 1898. Frew states that he includes extracts of Mayor Fords address to the City Council of Pittsburgh. Frew adds that he offered a proposal...
    • [W.N Frew to Andrew Carnegie, July 8, 1904]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Public libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Library buildings--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Oakland (Pittsburgh, Pa.)--Buildings,...
    • A typescript letter from William Nimick Frew to Andrew Carnegie regarding the awarding of the contract for the extension of the Carnegie Library in Oakland (Pittsburgh, Pa.) to William Miller and Sons, Co., of Pittsburgh, Pa. The amount of...
    • [W.N. Frew to Andrew Carnegie, November 4, 1903]

    • Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie, Louise; Founder's Day (Carnegie Institute); Carnegie Institute--Anniversaries, etc.; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Public...
    • A typescript letter from William Nimick Frew to Andrew Carnegie inviting Carnegie and his wife Louise Whitfield Carnegie to attend the Founder's Day celebration. Frew explains that bids will be submitted for doing the excavation and footing courses...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Wm. N. Frew, May 16, 1906]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Homewood Branch--Endowments; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh; Public Libraries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Finance; Pittsburgh...
    • A typescript letter from Andrew Carnegie to William Frew discussing the amount to appropriate towards construction of a branch library at Homewood. Carnegie emphasizes his opinion that Pittsburgh city officials must adopt a clearly defined policy...

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