Joseph F. Guffey, New Deal politician from Pennsylvania
Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Keith W. Olson
Joseph F. Guffy, American history
Political History | United States History
The honorable Joseph F. Guffey, a one-time Wilsonian Democrat, ex-Senator, political "boss," ex-New DEaler and oil promoter was born in a family home at Guffey's Landing (later re-named Guffey Station), on the Youghiogheny River in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, on December 29, 1870...
After attending Princeton University Preperatory School, young Joe entered Princeton in 1890. While there, Guffey met professor Woodrow Wilson for whom he developed an admiration amounting ot hero-worship which was to last a lifetime...
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Halt, Charles Eugene, "Joseph F. Guffey, New Deal politician from Pennsylvania" (1965). Social Science - Dissertations. Paper 158.