Morris L. Cooke "Industrial Management" Monograph on Microfilm

Collection Number: 5930 mf

Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Morris L. Cooke "Industrial Management" Monograph on Microfilm,
Collection Number:
5930 mf
Creator:
Cooke, Morris L.
Quantity:
1 microfilm reel
Forms of Material:
Records.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Morris Llewellyn Cooke (May 11, 1872-March 5, 1960) was an influential American engineer. Born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, he is one of eight children to William Harvey Cooke and Elizabeth Richmond Marsden.
Cooke graduated from Lehigh University with a Mechanical Engineering degree. He served as the director of the Rural Electrification Administration from May 1935 through March 1937. In 1940 Cooke became a technical consultant for the Office of Production Management. He headed up the War Labor Board panel in 1943. President Harry S. Truman appointed Cooke as chairman of the Water Resources Policy Commission in 1950.
Cooke was recognized for his work on obtaining inexpensive electricity for residential use, better labor-management relations, and the conservation of land and water resources.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Cooke, Morris Llewellyn, 1872-1960

Form and Genre Terms:
Records.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
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Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
Morris L. Cooke "Industrial Management" Monograph on Microfilm #5930 mf. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5618: Charles D. Wrege Research Papers Regarding History of Management

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Reel 1