This collection is an addendum to the Margaret Tante Burk Papers, Collection 084. It consists of additional material from
the Ambassador Hotel, as well as material from Burk's other activities such as Round Table West, her nomination for U.S. Treasurer,
and her works as an author.
Margaret Tante Burk was born in Savannah, Georgia, in 1918. She attended Northwestern University and Chicago Art Institute
before moving to California where she settled in Los Angeles.
Margaret Tante married Harry J. Burk in 1945. The couple had three children Tray, Linda, and Jimmy, and the family resided
in Wilshire Park. She was vice-president of their Burk Enterprises, which included the one hundred room Lebec Hotel, real
estate development, and a restaurant.
3.04 Linear Feet
1 oversized garment box, 2 Banker's boxes, 2 full Hollinger boxes, and 1 half Hollinger box.
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