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  • Roderick Mason Collection

Lowell B. Mason (1893-1983) was an attorney, Illinois State Senator (Republican) from the twenty-third district (1923-1930) and a member of the Federal Commission (1946-1956). His brother Roderick W. Mason (1899-       ) served as a Lieutenant in the 132nd Infantry during World War I. Lowell Mason was also a candidate for Illinois Attorney General in 1932. Lowell and Roderick were sons of United State Senator William Ernest Mason (1850-1921).

The finding aid for the Mason Family Papers, 1901-1956 at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library may be found at http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/432.

Images in this collection include several photographs of the Lowell Mason at the Illinois School for the Blind as well as family photos.

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