Books and other Information on the Marvel Family

Biographical Memoir of Carl Shipp Marvel

Written by Nelson Leonard in 1994 for the National Academy of Sciences

Carl Shipp Marvel

A short bio by Nelson Leonard

Joshua H. Marvil – Basket Maker

I found the following paper by E.D. Bryan while visiting the Public Library in Delmar, Delaware –

Joshua H. Marvil and His Factory

From the Philadelphia Inquirer dated Sept. 30, 1890  – Joshua H. Marvel Dead.LAUREL, Sept. 29 – Joshua H. Marvel, the pioneer basket manufacturer and millionaire, died here this morning after a protracted illness.

Josiah H. Marvel – Lawyer and President of the American Bar Association