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John Marshall, Jr. family papers,
SFH 660  
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Description
Papers of a San Francisco insurance company executive
Background
A native of Scotland, John Marshall, Jr. came to the United States with his parents and settled in San Francisco. When he was 21 John moved to the East Coast for work, and by May 1900 had taken over management of the Central Department of the Fireman's Fund in Chicago. He was elected vice-president and director of Fireman's Fund and Home Fire and Marine in Nov. 1919, and he returned to San Francisco the following year. He retired in February 1928 and died in 1932.
Extent
2 folders
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the City Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the San Francisco Public Library as the owner of the physical items.
Availability
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours. Collections that are stored offsite should be requested 48 hours in advance.