Elton Ross Silliman (1902- ) was a businessman and manager. After graduating from high school Silliman organized Aerovias Centrales, S.A. (1931-32) in Mexico. He then joined Pan American Airways, Inc, as its special representative in Central America, Panama, Venezuela, and the Dutch West Indies (1932-43). He then became general manager of CIA Mexicana de Aviacion, S.A.
This collection consists of Silliman's personal and business papers. The material consists of correspondence, photographs and documents pertaining to airline operations during the period 1930-1960, and airport and hotel financial records. The material includes also contains club and society reports, and membership lists.
1.09 cubic feet (1 records center box)