Clark, Edward Tracy, 1878-1935

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Presidential secretary, lawyer, and businessman of Washington, D.C.

From the description of Papers of Edward Tracy Clark, 1923-1935 (bulk 1929-1935). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71062972

Biographical Note

  • 1878 Born,: Kingston, N.Y.
  • 1900: Graduate Amherst College, Amherst, Mass.
  • 1900 - 1916 : Secretary to Senator Henry Cabot Lodge
  • 1916: Executive, Stone and Webster
  • 1921 - 1923 : Secretary to Vice President Calvin Coolidge
  • 1923 - 1929 : Secretary to President Calvin Coolidge for full term and resigned to enter private business
  • 1929: Vice president, Drugs Inc.
  • 1932: Retired briefly from private business to be secretary to Herbert Hoover for a few months during the presidential campaign
  • 1935, Dec. 16: Died, Washington, D.C

From the guide to the Edward Tracy Clark Correspondence and Reports, 1923-1935, (bulk 1929-1935), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Thompson, William Gilman, 1856-1927,. William Gilman Thompson autograph collection, 1771-1924 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Clark, Edward Tracy, 1878-1935. Papers of Edward Tracy Clark, 1923-1935 (bulk 1929-1935). Library of Congress
referencedIn William Gilman Thompson autograph collection, 1771-1924 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Edward Tracy Clark Correspondence and Reports, 1923-1935, (bulk 1929-1935) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Calvin Coolidge Papers, 1915-1932 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
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correspondedWith Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 person
correspondedWith Butler, William M. (William Morgan), b. 1861 person
correspondedWith Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933. person
correspondedWith Coolidge, Calvin, 1908-1924 person
correspondedWith Coolidge, Grace Goodhue, 1879-1957 person
correspondedWith Coolidge, John, 1906- person
correspondedWith Coolidge, John, 1906-2000 person
correspondedWith Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell), 1834-1928 person
correspondedWith Donovan, William J. (William Joseph), 1883-1959 person
associatedWith International Court of Justice. corporateBody
correspondedWith Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 person
correspondedWith Lawrence, David, 1888-1973 person
correspondedWith Liggett, Louis, d. 1946 person
correspondedWith Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924 person
correspondedWith Mellon, Andrew W. (Andrew William), 1855-1937 person
correspondedWith Mills, Ogden Livingston, b. 1884 person
correspondedWith Morrow, Dwight W. (Dwight Whitney), 1873-1931 person
associatedWith Permanent Court of International Justice. corporateBody
associatedWith Thompson, William Gilman, 1856-1927, person
correspondedWith Walsh, David I. (David Ignatius), 1872-1947 person
correspondedWith West, Roy Owen, 1868-1958 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
Agricultural laws and legislation
Agricultural laws and legislation
Universities and colleges
Commercial law
Customs administration
McNary Farm Bill
Patronage, Political
Secretaries, Presidential


Birth 1878

Death 1935



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SNAC ID: 61994318