Benjamin Strong Jr. Papers

Creator

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Identifier

MS100010

Date

1907-1927, two letters from 1942

Description

Benjamin Strong Jr. was appointed first governor of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York upon its formation in 1914. The papers consist of letters between Strong and various Wilson-era cabinet officials, such as Treasury Secretaries William G. McAdoo and Carter Glass, Secretaries of State William Jennings Bryan and Robert Lansing, and Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels. The papers also contain documents relating to the formation of the Federal Reserve Bank, and the Liberty Loan campaigns during the First World War.

Source

Benjamin Strong Jr. Papers, New York Federal Reserve Bank

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Subject

Federal Reserve banks
Banks and banking
Banks and banking--United States

Format

2 linear feet of microfilm scans, 470 pdf files

Language

English

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