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Adolph Guenther Beckmann (1887-1954) worked at Pioneer Flour Mills in San Antonio, Texas, for forty-seven years, holding various positions at the company. His wife Milby Giles Beckmann (1890-1956) was an accomplished pianist who was involved in several local organizations.

The Adolph Guenther and Milby Giles Beckmann Family Papers contain correspondence, financial and property records, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs that document four generations of a San Antonio, Texas, family.


German Texans, Pioneer Flour Mills (San Antonio, Tex.), Personal papers

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Beckmann (Adolph Guenther and Milby Giles) Family Papers, 1850-1989



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