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AC021_VALENTINE_WIESS_MEMORIAL_BOOKDescriptive Sheet The Valentine Wiess Memorial Book AC -121 all Listed General Type: Papers Physical Description: Book, 1 Volume Inclusive Dates: 1917-1918 Donor: Unknown DESCRIPTION The Valentine Wiess memorial book was presented to Mrs. Ruth Wiess Branham of San Antonio, Texas, with appreciation of the Beaumont Rotary Club, in memory of her father. The volume contains two portrait photographs, one of V. Wiess followed by Ruth Wiess Branham. A two-page inscription within the volume signifies the city of Beaumont's appreciation for Mr. V. Wiess, an honored and beloved citizen. He was described as an inspiring individual that made priceless contributions to the social and economic welfare of the community. During the Beaumont Rotary Club year, 1917-1918, Preston B. Doty, President, Ray S. Lighthall, Secretary, and members of the club presented this memorial resolution. Signatures of the club members during that year are included. No restrictions apply