Greenway, John Campbell

Greenway, John Campbell

(1872–1926) mining engineer; born in Huntsville, Ala. He graduated from Yale (1895) and served in the Spanish-American War with the Rough Riders (1898) and was a brigadier general during World War I. He was a mining superintendent in Minnesota (1905–10). He moved to Arizona (1910) and managed a mining company, a lead company, and a railroad. Arizona placed his statue in the U.S. Capitol.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.