Carter Glass & William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. [between 1910 and 1920]

Carter Glass was a newspaper publisher and politician from Lynchburg, Virginia. He served many years in Congress as a Democratic. He played a key role in passing the legislation which created the system of Federal Reserve Banks. President Woodrow Wilson appointed him to Secretary of the Treasury. Clarence Darrow wrote a 1924 letter to his son Paul in which he discussed politics and mentioned "Carter Glass . . . is a wonderful legal man, but I know little about his political views." Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, LC-DIG-hec-14114.