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John McShain Papers / Finding Guide / Hagley Museum and Library / "Accession 2000", 2000

 Item — Box: 53 Gold, Object: G, Shelf: 5
Identifier: BAL LRC 53 Gold 1406
Abstract

John McShain was a Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.-based building contractor, whose firm, John McShain, Inc., was by 1950 the fiftieth largest construction firm in the United States, with contracts in excess of $100,000,000. John McShain's personal and business papers document his business career, the construction industry, and his investments in hotels, car dealerships, parking garages, transit lines, and racehorses. (page 1).

Dates: 2000