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George W. Brackenridge

George W. Brackenridge: Pioneering Scientific Philanthropy in Texas

George Brackenridge helped to usher Texas into the age of philanthropy. His approach to scientific philanthropy was influenced by his Texas context. Brackenridge gained his wealth in Texas during the civil war and post-civil war reconstruction era and did most of his giving during the progressive era. His approach to ...

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