Clipped From The Burlington Free Press

gaudettelaura Member Photo

Clipped by gaudettelaura

 - was raised in New York City, after the death of...
was raised in New York City, after the death of General 2Sth of July, 1S5, New York been suggested by General pace for his burial, William Mayor, called a meeting City Hall to lake steps tow-1 collection of a fund for the erect- rr,.it organlzei with ex-Pre ex-Pre ex-Pre A. Arthur as chairman. The to he public was signed as Chairman, and by Wil-I and Hamilton Fish, as Vice-' with'n a week subscriptions pouring in so fast that there belief that llttledifJieuHy would collecting t2,t0),'J. In February Grant Monutment Associa-j,0' orpar.CztU under an Act of $114,000 had alrea-Jy alrea-Jy alrea-Jy been rais-!'n'as week after this date, however, Arthur was forced to

Clipped from
  1. The Burlington Free Press,
  2. 28 Apr 1897, Wed,
  3. Page 8

gaudettelaura Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in