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Arthur Jeffrey Parsons

Chief Division of Prints, Library of Congress

Centurion, 1904–1915

Born 3 May 1856 in Boston, Massachusetts

Died 5 November 1915 in Dublin, New Hampshire

Buried Dublin Town Cemetery, Dublin, New Hampshire

Proposed by George A. Plimpton and Worthington C. Ford

Elected 1 October 1904 at age forty-eight

Century Memorial

Arthur Jeffrey Parsons, Chief of the Division of Prints in the Congressional Library, where he worked with the ardor and discrimination of a true connoisseur.

Henry Osborn Taylor
1916 Century Association Yearbook