Finding aid for the Benedict Crowell Photographs

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Crowell, Benedict
Title: Benedict Crowell Photographs
Dates: 1875-1950
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
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 photographs depicting the life and career of General Benedict Crowell, including his service during World Wars I and II, and a series of photographs of Billy Mitchell's aerial bombing demonstration in July 1921. Included is an opalotype of George A. Benedict, publisher of the Cleveland Herald and grandfather of Benedict Crowell.
PG Number PG 115
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English