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Series 1 | A Finding Aid to the Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999 | Digitized Collection

Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999

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Series 1: Biographical Material, 1910-1947
4 folders
Box 1

Biographical material consists of biographical notes, identification cards, and a membership certificate from the National Institute of Arts and Letters. The legal document concerns a piano-forte - a wedding gift Thomas Leeming shipped to the Beaches in Rome - that would return to New York with them.
Materials are arranged by document type. Scrapbooks (Series 8) contain additional biographical material, including: exhibitors' cards, certificates of award from the Panama-Pacific International Exposition and The Architectural League of New York, and a certificate of election as Academician of the National Academy of Design.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Biographical Notes, circa 1920-1947
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Insurance and Social Security Cards, 1947
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Legal Document, U. S. Consulate in Rome, 1910
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Membership Certificate, 1918
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