George Barry Bingham Miscellaneous Papers,1948-1986

Descriptive Summary

Title
George Barry Bingham Miscellaneous Papers,1948-1986
Creator
Bingham, George Barry, 1906-1988
Extent
46 items
Subjects
Bingham family.
Finding Aid Author
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Newspaper publisher and philanthropist. The bulk of the papers, forty-one, are letters to Mrs. Jeremiah Beam in which Bingham included news about family, work, travels, and vacations, as well as personal stories and observations. Other items include correspondence with the Filson Club regarding his father's papers, the Perryville Battlefield, and the installation of a plaque at the Edison House