Bagley, William R., 1870-

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William Richardson Bagley was born in St. Charles, Illinois on January 15, 1870, the son of Charles V. and Adeline (Kilmer) Bagley. After receiving the M.D. degree from the University of Michigan in 1898, he practiced medicine in Duluth from 1898 to 1910, and remained there five years as a fruit grower.

Bagley helped organize the Duluth chapter of the Izaak Walton League and was its president for many years. He served as president of the Minnesota Izaak Walton League in 1934-1935, and became a director of the national IWL in 1935. He was also a member of various medical organizations; of the St. Louis County Sanitorium Commission; of the mayor's committee to organize Duluth's water and sewage disposal system; a director of the Duluth Chamber of Commerce; and president of the Duluth Rotary Club.

Bagley married Jessie Smith in 1899 and Marion Miller in 1910. He had seven children.

From the guide to the William Richardson Bagley papers., 1923-1972., (Minnesota Historical Society)

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associatedWith Clement, Paul, 1892- person
associatedWith Coffman, Lotus Delta, 1875-1938 person
associatedWith Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 person
associatedWith Foley, John R., 1890-1953 person
associatedWith Gordon, Seth Edwin, 1890- person
associatedWith Horn, Charles L. (Charles Lilley), 1888- person
associatedWith Izaak Walton League of America. Minnesota Chapter. corporateBody
associatedWith Kaupanger, Olin Leonard, 1896-1970 person
associatedWith Midwest Conservation Alliance. corporateBody
associatedWith Minnesota and Ontario Paper Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Minnesota. Conservation Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Minnesota. Division of Game and Fish. corporateBody
associatedWith Minnesota Power and Light Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Oberholtzer, Ernest C. (Ernest Carl), 1884- person
associatedWith Olson, Floyd Bjornstjerne, 1891-1936 person
associatedWith Quetico-Superior Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Reid, Kenneth Alexander, 1895-1956 person
associatedWith Shipstead, Henrik, 1881-1960 person
associatedWith Smith, Clarence Edwin, 1885-1959 person
associatedWith Swenson, Erling, d. 1933 person
associatedWith Tinker, Earl Warren, 1890-1957 person
associatedWith Wicks, Judson Lane, 1860-1950 person
associatedWith Willard, E. Victor, 1880-1964 person
associatedWith Winston, Frederick S., 1892-1964 person
associatedWith Yetka, Frank. person
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Duluth (Minn.)


Birth 1870

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