Goodrich, Caspar F. (Caspar Frederick), 1847-1925.
Biography and History
Rear Admiral Casper Frederick Goodrich, was instrumental in the founding of the Naval War College and served as that organization's President 1897-1898. During World War I he was appointed the commander of the Naval Training Unit and the Pay Officers Material School, both established at Princeton University in 1917.
Source: From the finding aid for AC069
Admiral Caspar Frederick Goodrich papers on the Princeton University Naval Training Unit. 1918-1920 (inclusive).
Call Number: AC069
Rear Admiral Casper Frederick Goodrich was the commander of the Naval Training Unit and the Pay Officers Material School established at Princeton University in 1917. The records consist of Goodrich's correspondence and program records pertaining to the administration of the Naval Training Unit at Princeton University.