William C. Redfield
|William Cox Redfield|
|1st United States Secretary of Commerce|
March 5, 1913 – October 31, 1919
|Preceded by||Position established|
|Succeeded by||Joshua W. Alexander|
June 18, 1858|
Albany, New York, U.S.
|Died||June 13, 1932
New York City, New York, U.S.
He served as the first United States Secretary of Commerce from 1913 to 1919 after the division of the Department of Commerce and Labor. Previously, Redfield served as a U.S. Representative from New York from 1911 to 1913 and was an unsuccessful Democratic nominee for the vice presidency in 1912.
- William C. Redfield at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- William C. Redfield at Find a Grave
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|United States House of Representatives|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 5th congressional district
James P. Maher
|U.S. Secretary of Commerce
Served under: Woodrow Wilson
Joshua W. Alexander