Manuscript Group Richard C. Jenkinson (1853 – 1930), Manufacturer Scrapbook, 1861 – 1922

(1853- 1930), manufacturer.

Scrapbook, 1861-1922. 1 vol.

Contains correspondence and newspaper clippings concerning a

Newark manufacturer of metal products who was active in civic

and political affairs. He served as president of the Newark

Chamber of Commerce and as Federal Fuel Administrator for New

Jersey. His wife, Emily CoeJenkinson, was active in the Y.W.C.A.

and the New Jersey Urban League for Social Work among

Negroes. Included are letters of Walter E. Edge, Franklin Murphy,

and Beatrice Winser.

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