Engineer who worked for all of his career for General Electric and was an avid diarist.
Diaries and memoirs, profusely illustrated with photographs and other mementos, which describe Craton's life, education and work experience as an engineer at General Electric in minute detail, and include his comments on the culture, current events and politics of the times; and correspondence, mostly letters from Craton to his wife and to his mother.
Forman H. Craton Collection, 1902-1983, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
1992.3181 (NMAH Acc.)
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