Bookplate of Henry Wheelwright Marsh

Idem ad Finem

Assumed to be the person who founded the insurance brokers Marsh & Mclennan of Chicago.  Although his business was in America he also lived in England c.1910 to 1927.  He married Agnes Power and lived in Warwick Castle; Medenham Abbey etc. - all rented. Also Bylaugh Park Norfolk (owned).  Henry was Chairman of Marsh McLennan from 1923 to 1935 when his partner Donald R. McLennan took over as Chairman untill 1944.

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 I understand that this plate was engraved by Robert Osmond.


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