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John E. Rovensky papers (RLC.Ms.004)

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Collection Overview

Title: John E. Rovensky papers
Date range: 1901-1970, (bulk 1913-1965)
Creator: Rovensky, John E. (John Edward), 1880-1970
Extent: 2.33 linear feet (1 document case, 2 flat boxes)
Abstract: John E. Rovensky (1880-1970) was a successful businessman and philanthropist who spent his time between New York, New York, Palm Beach, Florida, and Newport, Rhode Island. These papers document his career and personal life from 1901-1970 with correspondence, photographs, his own personal memoir and other miscellaneous materials.
Language of materials: English.
Repository: Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection number: RLC.Ms.004