Byrd, Harry F., Jr. (Harry Flood), 1914-2013

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1914-12-20

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U.S. Senator from Virginia.

From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. papers, [1920?], 1960, 1966, 1982-2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77129822 From the description of Photographs of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [manuscript[], circa 1906-1968, 2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647991031 From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., papers [manuscript, 1966-1970. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77128978

U.S. Senator.

From the description of Papers of Harry F. Byrd, Jr., [manuscript], 1924-2003. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647915316

Virginia State Senator, U. S. Senator from Va.

From the description of Papers of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [manuscript], 1925-1989. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647876291

United States Senator from Virginia.

From the description of Papers of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [manuscript], 1966-1982. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647808081 From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. additional papers, ciarca 1991-2009. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648020018 From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., miscellaneous papers, 1953-2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77130562 From the description of Harry F. Byrd Papers, 1954-1982. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136295

Harry Flood Byrd Jr. was an United States Senator.

From the description of Oral history interview of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. by R. L. Baxter [manuscript], April 28, 1980. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647919897 1887 --born Martinsburg, W. Va., son of Richard Evelyn & Eleanor Bolling (Flood) Byrd, and nephew of Hal D. Flood 1902 --acquired the Winchester Star 1906 --established the Martinsburg Evening Journal and leases his first apple orchard 1908 --appointed to Winchester City Council, first public office 1908-1918 --president of the Valley Turnpike Company 1909 --sold Martinsburg Evening Journal to purchase apple orchards 1913 --married Anne Douglas Beverley 1915-1925 --member of Virginia State Senate: served on the Finance, Roads, and Privileges & Elections Committees 1922-1925 --chairman of the State Democratic Committee 1923 --acquired the Harrisonburg Daily News-Record 1923 --member & Chairman of Publicity Committee of the "Pay As You Go" Roads Association 1926-1930 --governor of Virginia 1928 --his anti-lynch law passed by the Virginia legislature 1928-1940 --member of the Democratic National Committee 1929 --acquired his family home "Rosemont" from the Harriman's of New York 1930 --reorganization of Virginia State Constitution and government 1932 --Virginia endorsed Byrd for president 1933-1964 --U. S. Senator from Virginia. Member of the following standing committees: Finance, chair man, 1955-1965; Armed Services, Rules; Civil Service. Member of the following special committees: 1. Select committee on Government Reorganization; 2. Joint Committee on Reduction of non-essential Federal Spending; 3. Provision Committee to draft the original Atomic Energy Legislation; 4. Finanance Subcommittee on intergovernmental taxation; 5. Preparedness Subcommittee which investigated the Korean ammunition shortage; 6. Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation 1958 --announced retirement, but was persuaded by friends to run again 1965 --resigned from Senate due to ill health 1966 --died at "Rosemont" From the guide to the Harry Flood Byrd, Sr. Papers, 1911-1965, (Special Collections, University of Virginia Library)

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Chiropractic--Law and legislation

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