William Cox Redfield family papers, 1821-1959
Chiefly correspondence as well as family papers, clippings, and printed matter. Family members represented include William Cox Redfield; his grandfather, W.C. Redfield; father, Charles B. Redfield; and son, Humphrey F. Redfield. Papers of William Cox Redfield relate to his service as U.S. secretary of commerce in the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration and as commissioner of public works, Brooklyn, N.Y.; and papers of W.C. Redfield pertain to his work in the field of meteorology and to his inventions and business ventures involving steam-engines. Correspondents include Newton Diehl Baker, William Jennings Bryan, John W. Davis, Warren G. Harding, Charles Evans Hughes, J.J. Jusserand, V.K. Wellington Koo, Robert Lansing, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Alfred Emanuel Smith, William H. Taft, and Woodrow Wilson
Archival Material, English,
400 items. 1 container. 0.4 linear feet.
Collection material in English