Gossett, Charles Clinton, 1888-1974.

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Gossett was born in Ohio in 1888. He and his family moved to Canyon County, Idaho, in 1920, where they farmed. Gossett served in the Idaho legislature in 1933-1934. He was Lieutenant Governor in 1937-1939 and again in 1941-1943. He was elected Idaho's governor in 1944. When U. S. Senator John Thomas died in 1945, Gossett resigned as Governor in order to serve in the senate until 1947.

From the description of Scrapbook, 1932-1955. (Idaho State Historical Society Library & Archives). WorldCat record id: 42927594

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creatorOf Idaho. Governor (1945 : Gossett). Records, 1945. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Gossett, Charles Clinton, 1888-1974. Papers, 1946-1947. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Gossett, Charles Clinton, 1888-1974,. Typed transcript of an oral history interview with Charles Clinton Gossett, Nov. 14-Dec. 3 1973 / interviewed by Diane Alters. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Thomas, John, 1874-1945. Correspondence 1943-1946. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Gossett, Charles Clinton, 1888-1974. Scrapbook, 1932-1955. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Coulter, Robert, 1875-1974. Papers, 1931-1944. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
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associatedWith Alters, Diane, person
associatedWith Coulter, Robert, 1875-1974. person
associatedWith Idaho Bicentennial Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Idaho. Governor (1945 : Gossett) corporateBody
associatedWith Ross, Charles Benjamin. person
associatedWith Simplot, J. R. (John Richard), 1909-2008. person
associatedWith Thomas, John, 1874-1945. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Idaho
Nampa (Idaho)
Idaho
Idaho
United States
Subject
Agriculture
Freight and freightage
Irrigation
Legislators
Legislators
Potatoes
Taxation
Water rights
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Birth 1888

Death 1974

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