Lawyer, judge, and U.S. Senator (1917-1941) from Maine; of Portland.
From the description of Scrapbooks, 1917-1940. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70976855
Frederick Hale (1874-1963) was an American lawyer and United States Senator from Maine formore than thirty years.
Hale was born in Detroit, Michigan, into a political family. His mother was the daughter, wife and mother of United States senators and his father, Eugene Hale, served in the Senate from 1881 to 1911. His maternal grandfather, Zachariah Chandler, was also a member of the Senate. Hale attended preparatory schools in Lawerenceville, New Jersey and Groton, Massachusetts and graduated from Harvard College in 1896. In 1896 and 1897, he attended Columbia Law School. He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Portland, Maine in 1899. A conservative Republican and U.S. Senator from Maine from 1917-1941, Hale served on the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Naval Affairs Committee. He never married.
From the guide to the Frederick Hale Papers, 1917-1940, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)