Biography and History

James Kerney, born in 1873, was a liberal newspaper publisher in Trenton, New Jersey. He edited the Trenton Evening Times and was the vice-president of the Trenton Times Company. He was the author of author of The Political Education of Woodrow Wilson, published in 1926. Kerney died of pneumonia in Baltimore in 1934.

Source: From the finding aid for MC169

  • James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson. 1910-1927 (inclusive).

    Call Number: MC169

    James Kerney was a newspaper editor and publisher in New Jersey. The James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson consists of speeches, correspondence, photographs, and printed material of and about Woodrow Wilson collected by James Kerney and dating from Wilson's tenure as governor of New Jersey and president of the United States.