Houston, George S. (George Smith), 1811-1879

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Dates:
Birth 1811-01-17
Death 1879-12-31

Biographical notes:

Houston, a lawyer from Athens, Alabama, served in the U.S. Congress, 1841-1849 and 1851-1861. In 1874, he was elected governor of Alabama and served two successive terms. He was sent to the U.S. Senate in 1879, but died later that year.

From the description of Papers, 1839-1881. (Auburn University). WorldCat record id: 28627376

U.S. Representative and Senator from Alabama, and Governor of Alabama; from Athens (Limestone Co.), Ala.

From the description of Papers, 1831-1899. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19643068

Governor of Alabama and U.S. Senator.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Montgomery, Ala., to W.W. Garth, 1877 Dec. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269530277

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Subjects:

  • Legislators--Correspondence
  • Exposition
  • Real Estate Business
  • Recommendations For Positions
  • Legislators

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  • United States (as recorded)
  • Alabama (as recorded)
  • Athens (Ala.) (as recorded)
  • Texas (as recorded)