Biography and History

The three generations of the Osborn and Dodge families represented in this collection include a number of distinguished Princeton University graduates. William Henry Osborn was president of the Chicago, St. Louis, and New Orleans Railroad and the Illinois Central Railroad; Frederick Henry Osborn was an avid art collector; and William Church Osborn was active in Democratic politics in New York State.

For the names and relationships of family members, refer to the family tree: Family tree.

Source: From the finding aid for C0537