Phoebe Hearst

  • Birth name: Phoebe Elizabeth Apperson
  • American

Philanthropist and suffragist - AsNotedIn

Notable Position Organization From To
Member of the Board of Regents UC Berkeley



Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1842/12/03 Born in Franklin County, Missouri Born
1862/06/15 Phoebe Apperson marries George Hearst Bride Marriage of Phoebe Apperson and George Hearst
1898/06/01 Hearst Free Library opens - building, books and art work funded by Phoebe Hearst. Benefactor Hearst Free Library Anaconda, MT
1899/08/01 Deadline for the "Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California" to design the Berkeley campus master plan Judging took place in San Francisco's Ferry Building, where they selected Emile Bernard the winner. Benefactor San Francisco Ferry Building San Francisco
1907/08/23 Hearst Memorial Mining Building is dedicated to the memory of a very successful miner, George Hearst. The building was built as part of the Phoebe Hearst, George's wife, campus development plan. Benefactor Hearst Memorial Mining Building Berkeley
1915/00/00 Pioneer Mother Monument Association committee member Phoebe Hearst and Senator James D Phelan meet Grafly at his Lanesville studio and give final approval on the Pioneer Monument before casting. Commitee Member Pioneer Mother Monument (sculpture) Gloucester, MA Massachusetts
1919/04/13 Phoebe Hearst dies, victim of the Spanish Flu Died Influenza Pandemic of 1918
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