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Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial

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Works: 476 works in 476 publications in 1 language and 479 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Pictorial works 
Classifications: HV250.D86, 361.76320941298
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Publications about Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial
Publications by Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial
Most widely held works by Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial
Annual report and accounts by Carnegie Dunfermline Trust( serial )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Report and accounts for ... by Carnegie Dunfermline Trust( serial )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Annual report and accounts by Carnegie Hero Fund Trust( serial )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Report and accounts by Carnegie Dunfermline Trust( serial )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Annual report & accounts by Carnegie Dunfermline & Hero Fund Trustees( serial )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Illuminated bound address of thanks with letter from Chairman of Committee, from the faculty of Cornell University for the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, 23rd July 1906 ( visu )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A photograph of the first page of an illuminated manuscript containing a statement of thanks from the Faculty of Cornell University to Andrew Carnegie for the establishment of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
Address of welcome in roll from the Combined Traders, Bolton, England, September 29th, 1910 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a document by the Bolton Combined Traders Association welcoming Andrew Carnegie to the Borough of Bolton (Manchester, England) as a measure of gratitude for providing a role-model of industrial leadership and for the gift of libraries as a means for the betterment for mankind
Burgess ticket of the City and Royal Burgh of Aberdeen, 5th July, 1892 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a handwritten scrolled burgess ticket from the Lord Provost, Magistrates and Council of Aberdeen, Scotland, admitting and receiving Andrew Carnegie "as a free burgess and guild brother of the City and Royal Burgh of Aberdeen" in recognition of his contribution to the building of public libraries in Scotland and America. Andrew Carnegie and Mrs, Carnegie both contributed to the building of the Aberdeen Library. The ticket includes a decoration, decorative initials, seal, a ribbon and is signed by the town clerk. It is in a decorative wooden frame
Burgess ticket of Belfast, Ireland, 1st June, 1910 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a handwritten burgess ticket from Belfast, Ireland, electing and admitting Andrew Carnegie as an "honorary burgess of the City of Belfast" for his "eminent services in the cause of education." The ticket is presented in scroll format and includes decorative borders, vignettes initials, seal and signatures of the lord mayor and town clerk
Silver gilt casket containing the freedom of the Borough of Ilkeston, England, 15th May, 1905 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a gilt silver casket (front view) containing a burgess ticket presented to Andrew Carnegie for the donation of a public library building
Illuminated bound address of thanks for further gift of $200,000 from the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York, May 23rd, 1908 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of the first page of a bound illuminated manuscript containing an address from the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York expressing its gratitude to Andrew Carnegie for his donation of $200,000
Silver casket, Dunfermline Scotland ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of the reverse side of a silver casket for a minute from a special meeting of the Town Council, Dunfermline, Scotland and a burgess ticket given to Andrew Carnegie. The front view of the casket contains a plaque that reads: "the freedom of the City and Royal Burgh of Dunfermline, presented to Andrew Carnegie 12 July 1877." The silver reverse side of the silver casket includes numerous decorations, a raised part in the lid that has a castle turret and two lions on either side and an engraved plaque that has the intertwined initials A C. The casket rests upon a wooden base
Letter accompanying resolution of invitation from General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of New York City ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of an undated handwritten letter by the Executive Committee of the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York inviting Andrew Carnegie and his wife to a Founders' Day Banquet. The letter was to accompany a resolution of invitation
Silver trowel-- carved ivory handle, used by Mr. Carnegie in laying the foundation stone of new School of Medicine, University College, Dundee, Scotland, 24th October, 1902 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of an engraved silver trowel used by Andrew Carnegie in laying the foundation stone of the new School of Medicine, University College Dundee, Scotland. Engraved at the beginning of the text on the silver trowel: University of St. Andrews. University College Dundee was a college of St. Andrews University
Carved wooden casket containing 24 packs of playing cards and the freedom of the Mistery of Makers of Playing Cards of the City of London, 17th May, 1905 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a carved wooden casket presented to Andrew Carnegie for his benevolent giving in the area of education by the trade guild known as the Mistery of Makers of Playing Cards of the City of London. The casket contains a burgess ticket and twenty-four packs of playing cards
Silver gilt casket enclosing Freedom of Wigan, England, May 29th, 1909 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of the reverse view of an ornamental silver gilt casket for a burgess ticket from the County Borough of Wigan, England admitting Andrew Carnegie "as honorary freeman of the County Borough of Wigan" for his provision of free public libraries in the United Kingdom, establishment of the Civil Hero Fund and his gift of a public library at Pemberton. The box has ornamental decorations, engravings, and an engraved coat of arms in the middle of the box with two paintings of buildings on either side of the coat of arms
Papers contained in Stevens Institute casket ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a manuscript contained in a casket presented to Andrew Carnegie by the Alumni Association of the Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, in appreciation of funds donated for the construction of what would be known as the Carnegie Laboratory of Engineering. The manuscript provides a description of the casket
Burgess ticket, bound and illuminated, Bromley, England, 28th May, 1906 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a handwritten burgess ticket from the Borough of Bromley, England admitting Andrew Carnegie as "an honorary freeman of the Borough of Bromley". The ticket includes a decorative borders, decorative initials, coat of arms, a seal, a vignette of a building and is signed by the mayor and the town clerk
Carnegie library, Fairfield, Iowa ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of a watercolor painting by E. Edlon Deane showing the Jefferson County Library in Fairfield, Iowa, the first Carnegie library west of the Mississippi. The foreground features pedestrians and two horse-drawn vehicles
Address of thanks in velvet case for gift towards library, Burgh of Grangemouth, Scotland, 25th September, 1888 ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A photograph of an address, bound in a velvet case, from the Magistrates and Town Council of Grangemouth, Scotland, to Louise Carnegie, thanking her and her husband for a donation toward the construction of a public library. In the case, facing the address, is an illustration of the library, which would open in 1889 as Victoria Library
 
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Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Memorial Fund
Carnegie Birthplace Memorial
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