Garret McEnerney and the Irish pursuit of success : San Francisco : typescript, 1976 May 28. (Book, 1976) [WorldCat.org]
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Garret McEnerney and the Irish pursuit of success : San Francisco : typescript, 1976 May 28.

Author: John Riordan
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Remarks delivered before the Irish Literary and Historical Society, San Francisco. A sketch of the career of the California lawyer; his work in settling Pious Fund claims; his role as advisor to Mayor Eugene Schmitz during the San Francisco earthquake and fire, 1906; defense of Abe Ruef; association with A.P. Giannini and the Bank of Italy; his position as Regent of the University of California; and comparison of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Garret W McEnerney; P C Yorke; Abraham Ruef; Amadeo Peter Giannini; Amadeo Peter Giannini; Garret W McEnerney; Abraham Ruef; P C Yorke
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John Riordan
OCLC Number: 26574377
Reproduction Notes: Print reproduction.
Description: [1], 17 leaves ; 28 cm
Other Titles: California miscellany--addition.

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Remarks delivered before the Irish Literary and Historical Society, San Francisco. A sketch of the career of the California lawyer; his work in settling Pious Fund claims; his role as advisor to Mayor Eugene Schmitz during the San Francisco earthquake and fire, 1906; defense of Abe Ruef; association with A.P. Giannini and the Bank of Italy; his position as Regent of the University of California; and comparison of the lives of McEnerney and Peter Christopher Yorke.

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