The Book of Chicagoans: A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men of the City of Chicago, 1911

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Albert Nelson Marquis
A.N. Marquis, 1911 - Chicago (Ill.) - 746 pages
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This is a very informative and valuable resource for persons researching Chicago's history. Thank you to google for digitizing this rare book.

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Page 288 - Among his works were the following: Metamorphosis of a Creed (1878); November at Eastwood (1879); Phidias and Other Poems (1887); Loose Leaves of Song (1888); Songs of Night and Day (1889); Monk and Knight (1889); Transfiguration of Christ (1892); Life of William Ewart Gladstone (1898); The Man of Galilee...
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Page 6 - People You Knew, 1903; Breaking Into Society, 1903; True Bills, 1904; In Pastures New, 1906; The Slim Princess, 1907; Knocking the Neighbors, 1912; Ade's Fables, 1914.
Page 171 - New York Stock Exchange New York Cotton Exchange New York Produce Exchange Chicago Board of Trade...
Page 16 - FACTS but did not complete course, yielding to request of father that he should return to Chicago and relieve him of some of his business cares.
Page 1 - Minn.; began business as traveler for Geo. Woods & Co., Cambridgeport, Mass.; corr. various musical journals, articles attracting widespread attention; founded The Presto (musical journal), 1884, and during the World's Columbian Exp'n published dally edition paper on the grounds of the exp'n.
Page 102 - The law of municipal bonds, including a digest of statutory laws relating to their issue, to which is added a digest of the statutory laws governing the investment of corporate and trust funds, by savings banks, insurance companies, guardians, executors, and other corporations and trustees.
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Page 132 - Author: With Edge-Tools, 1891: An American Peeress, 1893: Two Women and a Fool, 1895; The Land of the Castanet, 1896; The Vice of Fools, 1S9S; The Idle Born, 1900; The Crimson Wing, 1902; Moliere.
Page 67 - Is pres.; a trustee of the John Crerar Library; pres. bd. of trustees, Chicago Manual Training School, from Its foundation till its absorption by the Univ. of Chicago, and connected with many other edn'l and religious organizations; corporate mem.

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