Yonkers Public Library Founders

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Title

Yonkers Public Library Founders

Description

Photographs and letters relating to the founders of the Yonkers Public Library.

Creator

Yonkers Public Library

Source

The Herald Statesman

Publisher

Yonkers Public Library

Date

2/23/2018

Contributor

Hilda J. Berkowitz

Format

JPEG files

Language

English

Identifier

2018.003

Items in the Yonkers Public Library Founders Collection

Letter to Mrs. David William Stallard
This letter was written to Yonkers Public Library trustee Mrs. David William in regards to a bequest of $50,000 to the Yonkers Public Library from Ervin Saunders. The letter is dated July 3, 1953.
The letter is signed by Winifred. A last name was…

Photograph of Ervin Saunders
Ervin Saunders of Saunders & Sons, Inc. bequest $50,000 to the Yonkers Public Library before his death on February 17, 1909.

Andrew Carnegie
Andrew Carnegie donated $50,000 that paid for the the Yonkers Carnegie Library.