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Julius A. Krug Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0191

This collection contains articles, correspondence, and other items documenting Krug's work as United States Secretary of the Interior from 1946 to 1949.

Dates

  • 1945-1952

Conditions Governing Access

Conditions Governing Use

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Biographical/Historical Note

Julius Krug was born on November 23, 1907 in Madison, Wisconsin. He earned his A.B. (1929) and A.M. (1930) at the University of Wisconsin and his D.Eng at the Colorado School of Mines (1949). He worked at number of business jobs around the United States before becoming the Secretary of the Interior for President Truman in 1946. He held this post until 1949, when he returned to his private life as a business executive. Krug died on March 26, 1970 and is buried in Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, DC.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as MS.1548

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480