|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. and William Gibbs McAdoo, Sr. biographies|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
William Gibbs McAdoo (1820-1894) was a prominent lawyer in Tennessee and in Georgia, and later a professor at the University of Tennessee. He served in the War with Mexico and in the Civil War in the Confederate States Army. William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. (1863-1941) was his son by his second wife, Mary Faith Floyd of Camden County, Georgia. He was a lawyer and became Secretary of the Treasury under President Woodrow Wilson. He married President Wilson's daughter, Eleanor Randolph Axson Wilson.
This collection consists of a biographical sketch of William Gibbs McAdoo, Sr. and his son, William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. It was written by one of McAdoo, Jr.'s sisters, and it is unsigned. A typed copy is filed with it.
Material was created by one of William Gibbs McAdoo, Sr.'s daughters.
[item identification], William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. and William Gibbs McAdoo, Sr. biographies, MS 510, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: Biographical sketch of William Gibbs McAdoo, Sr. and Jr., Undated ( 8.0 p. )|
|By a sister or brother of William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. Unsigned. A typed copy is filed with it.|