Author:MURPHY, JAMES A

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1891 THROUGH 1935 ARCHIVE: THE PERSONAL HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT DIARIES OF A PROMINENT DETROIT BUSINESSMAN, ACTIVE ROMAN CATHOLIC AND HEAD OF THE MURPHY CHAIR CO.,

By: MURPHY, JAMES A.

Price: $4,855.99

Publisher: DETROIT SARNIA, 1891

Seller ID: 000121

Condition: Good


On offer are 38 diaries/daily planners dating from 1891 to 1935 (the years of the diaries are 1891, 92, 94, 89, 1902 through 1935), that belonged to and were written by James F. Murphy, who also signed himself as 'Jas. F. Murphy', has written his name in nearly all of them save one or 2 that weren't his but probably a family member. Murphy was a very busy socialite and important business man in Detroit at the turn of the 20th century and would certainly be considered one of the leading men of the City of Detroit. Born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, September 14, 1866, son of James and Catherine M... View more info