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Krol, John J. (John Joseph), 1910-1996

Existence: 1910 - 1996


  • Existence: 1910 - 1996

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

McShain family oral history interviews

Accession: 1990-271

John McShain (1898-1989) was a Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.-based building contractor, whose firm, John McShain, Inc., was by 1950 the fiftieth largest construction firm in the United States, with contracts in excess of $100,000,000. This collection consists of thirteen audiotapes of oral history interviews with John McShain's family and friends. People interviewed include Mary McShain, Polly McShain, Vincent and Jacqueline O'Brien, and Cardinal Krol.

Dates: 1990