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Manuscript Group 510
WILLIAM GORDON COLLECTION
1931-1935
16 cubic feet


A graduate of and professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. William D. Gordon became Pennsylvania's Deputy Secretary of Banking from 1923 to 1926 and served as Pennsylvania Secretary of Banking under Governor Gifford Pinchot from 1931 to 1935. The collection contains books, periodicals, newspapers, scrapbooks, loose format files, and bound volumes. The bound volumes include examinations, audits, probes, studies, budgets, reports, and hearing transcripts pertinent to banks located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania during the Great Depression.



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