Lever, Frank.

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South Carolina Congressman 1901-1919; member of the Federal Farm Board, 1919-1922; organizer of the First Carolina Joint Stock Land Bank, 1922-1929; Director of Public Relations, Farm Credit Administration, Southeastern Region, 1933-1940.

From the description of Frank Lever papers 1895-1964 1900-1940. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19365105

This series documents Lever's unsuccessful bid for the former seat he held in Congress. Lever lost to the incumbent congressman, Hampton Fulmer, and never sought public office again.

From the description of Congressional campaign series. 1932. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19039328

Lever had broad support but dropped out of a statewide candidates' speaking tour because of illness. He never regained the momentum he had and lost.

From the description of Gubernatorial series. 1930. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19365521

Lever was appointed a Field Representative for the Board in 1930 and was headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina.

From the description of Federal Farm Board Series 1924-1931 1930-1931. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19364938

Lever served as Congressman for South Carolina, 1901-1919.

From the description of Congressional Series. 1900-1919. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19365016

Agency created to coordinate federal activities aimed at alleviating the economic distress in the agriculture sector related to the high ratio of mortgage foreclosures.

From the description of Farm Credit Administration series. 1933-1940. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19038720

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Farm Credit Administration series. 1933-1940. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan), 1847-1918. Outgoing correspondence series. 1890-1918, 1912-1918. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Scrapbooks series. 1901-1932. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Gubernatorial series. 1930. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Speeches series 1895-1939. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Congressional Series. 1900-1919. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Knapp biography series. 1908-1940. 1939. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Lever Biography Series. 1908-1964. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Personal correspondence series 1895-1940 1930-1940. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Frank Lever papers 1895-1964 1900-1940. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Federal Farm Board Series 1924-1931 1930-1931. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Lever, Frank. Congressional campaign series. 1932. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
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associatedWith Blackwood, Ira. corporateBody
associatedWith Byrnes, James Francis, 1879-1972. person
associatedWith Campbell, J. Phil. person
associatedWith Clemson University corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (S.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Fulmer, Hampton, 1875-1945. person
associatedWith Glass, Carter, 1858-1946. person
associatedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. person
associatedWith Knapp, Seaman Asahel, 1833-1911. person
associatedWith Lever, A. Frank. person
associatedWith Long, W. W. person
associatedWith Manning, Richard Irvine (1859-1931) corporateBody
associatedWith Markham, Edgar. person
associatedWith Newberry College. corporateBody
associatedWith Riggs, Walter M. (Walter Merritt), 1873-1924. person
associatedWith Saunders, Mary Catherine Lever. person
associatedWith Sikes, Enoch Walter, 1868-1941. person
associatedWith Smith, Ellison. person
associatedWith Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan), 1847-1918. person
associatedWith Tillman, Benjamin Ryan (1847-1918) corporateBody
associatedWith Watkins, D. W. person
associatedWith Williams, Carl. person
associatedWith Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. person
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United States
South Carolina
United States
South Carolina
South Carolina
United States
United States
Subject
World War, 1914-1918
Agriculture
Smith--Lever act
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Person

Active 1908

Active 1940

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