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Identifier: A0232

Title: George Oliver Carpenter Papers, 1864-1935

Description:

George Oliver Carpenter was the vice-president and general manager of the National Lead Co. in St. Louis. He was also a president of the board of directors of the St. Louis Public Library and was a member of the board of directors of Washington University. The Carpenter Branch Library, Grand Blvd. and Utah Street, was named in his honor.

Papers include bound thank-you resolution from the St. Louis Public Library, dated October 4, 1935; newsclippings regarding his death, marriage of his daughter, general family items; dedication ceremonies booklet from the dedication of the George O. Carpenter Branch of the St. Louis Public Library, dated May 14, 1927; high school diploma dated July 7, 1869; life insurance policies; and genealogical information.

1 folder (30 items); 1 volume

Cite as: George Oliver Carpenter Papers, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: 1864-1935

Type(s): Documentary Artifacts
Collection

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Libraries
Obituaries
Marriage
Genealogy
Life insurance
Diplomas

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