Finding aid for the Benedict Crowell Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Crowell, Benedict
Title: Benedict Crowell Papers
Dates: 1794-1952
Dates: 1917-1938
Extent: 1.01 linear feet (1 container, 4 oversize volumes, and 1 oversize folder)
Abstract: Benedict Crowell (1869-1952) was a Cleveland, Ohio, engineer, builder and bank president who became Assistant Secretary of War and Director of Munitions during World War I. The collection consists of correspondence, military and personal documents and clippings relating to Gen. Crowell and his career (1902-1952); and deeds, contracts and clippings relating to his wife's families (1794-1886). Prominent correspondents include Woodrow Wilson and John J. Pershing.
MS Number MS 3612
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English