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Newly up to date, this consultant includes biographical details on nearly 9,000 of crucial US elected and appointed leaders. geared up for fast, effortless reference, it is a consultant for researchers, scholars, or somebody who wishes names, dates, and different easy details on US leaders in a single handy resource.
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1944–46. ) Feb. 10, 1806–Aug. 10, 1881; secretary of the interior Sept. 1, 1866–March 4, 1869; Senate June 26, 1861–Jan. 12, 1863 (Republican). ) March 19, 1860–July 26, 1925; secretary of state March 5, 1913–June 9, 1915; House 1891–95 (Democrat). ) April 23, 1791–June 1, 1868; secretary of state March 10, 1845–March 7, 1849; House 1821–31 (no party); Senate Dec. 6, 1834 –March 5, 1845 (Democrat); president 1857–61 (Democrat). Burleson, Albert Sidney (Texas) June 7, 1863–Nov. 24, 1937; postmaster general March 5, 1913–March 4, 1921; House 1899–March 6, 1913 (Democrat).
23, 1795. ) Oct. 31, 1918– ; attorney general Jan. 26, 1977–Aug. 16, 1979. ) April 11, 1930– ; secretary of the Treasury Sept. 16, 1988–Jan. 19, 1993; Senate April 12–Dec. 20, 1982 (Republican). ) Feb. 15, 1797–Sept. 10, 1869; secretary of war March 5–Sept. 13, 1841; House 1827–41 (no party); Speaker June 2, 1834–35; Senate Nov. 22, 1847–59 (Whig). Bell, Terrel Howard (Utah) Nov. 11, 1921–June 22, 1996; secretary of education Jan. 23, 1981–Dec. 31, 1984. ) July 31, 1943– ; secretary of education Feb.
2, 2003; secretary of labor March 18, 1975–Jan. 31, 1976. ) Oct. 11, 1914–Oct. 29, 1996; postmaster general Jan. 21, 1961–Aug. 9, 1963. ) March 18, 1894–Nov. 13, 1955; secretary of labor Jan. 21–Sept. 10, 1953. Day, William Rufus (Ohio) April 17, 1849–July 9, 1923; secretary of state April 28–Sept. 16, 1898; assoc. justice March 2, 1903–Nov. 13, 1922. ) Aug. 1, 1930– ; secretary of defense Dec. 8, 1992–Jan. 19, 1993. ) Feb. 23, 1751–June 6, 1829; secretary of war March 5, 1801–March 7, 1809; House 1793–97 (1793–95 no party, 1795–97 Republican).
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