GSMT President Portrait, Ronald Taylor

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Title Information
Title
GSMT President Portrait, Ronald Taylor
Name: Corporate (naf)
Name Part
General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Creator
Subject (fast)
Topic
Mechanics' institutes
Subject (fast)
Topic
Presidents
Subject (fast)
Topic
Portrait photography
Subject (fast)
Name: Personal
Name Part
Taylor, Ronald, 1864-1926
Subject (fast)
Geographic
New York (State)--New York
Subject (fast)
Temporal
Nineteen twenties
Origin Information
Date Created (encoding="w3cdtf", keyDate="yes")
1923
Place
Place Term: Text
New York (State)--New York
Abstract
Ronald Taylor (1864-1926); Initiated: 1894; Trade: Artificial Stone Asphalt. General Society Second Vice President (1921) and Vice President (1922). He also served on the Membership Committee (1896-1902), Pension Committee (1916-1920) and on the Finance Committee, as chairman from 1924 until the time of his death. Additionally, was President of the Building Trades Employers' Association (1918-1920), and Vice President and Chairman of the House Committee (1916-1917). He served BTEA continuously as a member of the House Committee from the formation of the association in 1903 until February, 1926, and was a member of the Executive Committee from 1916 to the day of his death. As a member of the Apprenticeship Commission of the New York Building Congress, representing this association, he rendered invaluable service in organizing and maintaining the apprenticeship system of the building trades.
Note
Digitized by the Metropolitan New York Library Council as part of the Culture In Transit project, funded by a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Item number 161
Type of Resource
still image
Genre (aat)
portraits
Physical Description
Extent
1 portrait mounted and framed in glass ; 39cm x 33cm
Internet Media Type
image/jpeg
digitalOrigin
reformatted digital
Related Item: Host (displayLabel="Collection")
Title Information
Title
General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen, Industry and Culture Collection
Access Condition
Creative Commons Public Domain Mark 1.0 - for more info see http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/
Note: ownership
The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen, Museum
Identifier: Local
gsmt_icc_353
Record Information
languageOfCataloging
Language Term: Code (ISO639-2B)
eng
Related Item: Host (displayLabel="DCMNY.org Islandora Object", href="http://dcmny.org/islandora/object/gsmt:267")
Identifier: Local
gsmt:267