Foundation records. 1930-1967.


Foundation records. 1930-1967.

Grant files and other records of a philanthropic foundation (1939-1966) founded by the Bean family of Minneapolis, Minnesota.


SNAC Resource ID: 6646850

Related Entities

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Western Foundation (Minneapolis, Minn.). (corporateBody)

The Western Foundation was incorporated on June 12, 1939 for the purpose of supporting "religious, charitable, scientific, or educational purposes or for the prevention of cruelty to children or animals, but expressly excluding from its purposes the carrying on of propaganda or otherwise attempting to influence legislation [Western Foundation articles of incorporation, 1939]." The founding trustees were Bertha Boynton Bean, Atherton Bean (Francis Atherton Bean III), and Bertha Bean Flinsch. The ...

Bean, Bertha Boynton, 1878-1954. (person)

Bean, Ruth Leslie, 1921- (person)

League to Uphold Congregational Principles (corporateBody)

Bean, Winifred Wollaeger, 1909- (person)

F.A. Bean Foundation (Minneapolis, Minn.). (corporateBody)

The F. A. Bean Foundation was incorporated in November of 1918, in New Prague, Minnesota. The foundation was named after F. A. Bean, Sr., (1840-1930), whose opening stock contribution had a cash value of $182,000. The first trustees and board were Francis Atherton Bean, Sr. and William L. Harvey, who were at that time vice president and secretary, respectively, of the International Milling Company. During the foundation's 59 years it grew to distribute approximately $16 million. ...

Minneapolis Association for Retarded Children (corporateBody)

Bean, Francis Atherton, 1840-1930. (person)

Francis Atherton Bean III, known as Atherton Bean, was born on September 14, 1910, in New Prague, Minnesota. His parents were Francis Atherton and Bertha Boynton Bean. He attended the Blake School in Minneapolis, graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. degree from Carleton College (1931), did post-graduate work at the Harvard School of Business Administration (1931-1932), and received a B.A. degree from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar (1934). Atherton Bean married Winifred Eliza...

Bean, Francis Atherton, 1878-1955. (person)

Young Men's Christian Association of Minneapolis. (corporateBody)

Bean, John Boynton, 1919- (person)

Sister Kenny Foundation. (corporateBody)

Bean, Atherton (Francis Atherton), 1910-1998. (person)