Book of brochures, letters, magazine
and newspaper articles tracing the career achievements of Marriner Stoddard
Eccles, 1890-1977. Marriner S. Eccles founded the First Security Corporation
in 1928 and eventually would serve under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
as Assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury and then as Governor of
the Federal Reserve System. In 1951, he resigned from the Federal Reserve
Board. During his career, he was also president, director, and chairman
of several companies, among them the Eccles Hotel Company, the Amalgamated
Sugar Company, Utah-Idaho Central Railroad, and Utah Power and Light Company.
Most of the information in this collection has been photocopied.