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Buehr family papers, 1880-1984

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1880-1976
5 Folders
Box 1

This series contains biographical material about all the members of the Buehr family. There are biographical sketches about Karl Buehr from five printed sources, as well as one written by Kathleen Buehr Granger. There are certificates to Karl Buehr from the National Academy of Design, the Royal Scottish Academy, and the Lycee Montaigne. Included in the series is a George Buehr resume. Mary Hess Buehr wrote a family history, "The Hess Family," and her brother Will Hess wrote a history of his family's business, the Hess Warming and Ventilating Company.
The series is arranged by material type.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Karl and Mary Buehr Biographical Material, 1880-1976
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Buehr Family Biographical Sketches, 1950-1968
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"The Hess Family" typescript by Mary Hess Buehr, 1942
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"A Half Century of Hot Air" typescript cover, 1929
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"A Half Century of Hot Air" typescript by Will Hess, 1929
Typescript contains two cyanotypes and one photographic negative.
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