Gale, Richard Pillsbury, 1900-1973

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Richard Pillsbury Gale was born October 30, 1900, the son of Edward Chenery and Susan Belle (Pillsbury) Gale. His mother was the daughter of John Sargent Pillsbury, governor of Minnesota from 1876 to 1882. Gale was educated in the Minneapolis public schools, Blake School (Hopkins) and the University of Minnesota Farm School. He graduated from Yale University in 1922. He operated Wickham Farm near Mound, Minnesota. From 1939 to 1940 he served in the Minnesota House of Representatives from the 36th District, and from 1941 to 1945 was a member of Congress from Minnesota's Third Congressional District. In 1923 he married Isobel Reising. They had two sons: Richard P. (died 1946) and Alfred P. Gale. Richard Pillsbury Gale died December 4, 1973, in Minneapolis.

From the guide to the Richard Pillsbury Gale papers., 1935-1945., (Minnesota Historical Society)

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associatedWith Abbott, Howard S. (Howard Strickland), 1864-1944. person
associatedWith Alexander, John Grant. person
associatedWith Alexander, John Grant. person
associatedWith Ball, Joseph H. (Joseph Hurst), 1905-1993. person
associatedWith Benton, William, 1900-1973. person
associatedWith Bovey, Martin Koon, 1899- person
associatedWith Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies. Minneapolis Unit. corporateBody
associatedWith Cowles, John, 1898-1983. person
associatedWith Davis, Grace Kaercher, 1887-1965. person
associatedWith East Side Neighborhood Services, Inc. (Minneapolis, Minn.). corporateBody
associatedWith Fotić, Konstantin, 1891-1959. person
associatedWith Gale, Edward Chenery, 1862-1943. person
associatedWith Halifax, Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Earl of, 1881-1959. person
associatedWith Hapsburg, Otto, 1912- person
associatedWith Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966. person
associatedWith Hoffman, Michael J., 1889- person
associatedWith Horn, Charles L. (Charles Lilley), 1888- person
associatedWith Hosking, Lou. person
associatedWith Hosking, Lou. person
associatedWith Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978. person
associatedWith Jones, Carl W. (Carl Waring), 1887-1957. person
associatedWith Krock, Arthur, 1886-1974. person
associatedWith LaFollette, Charles Marion, 1898- person
associatedWith Lewis, John P. person
associatedWith Lewis, J. P. (John P.) person
associatedWith Lindley, Alfred. person
associatedWith Lindley, Alfred. person
associatedWith Lord, Mary Pillsbury, 1904-1978. person
associatedWith Lundeen, Ernest, 1878-1940. person
associatedWith Martin, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1884-1968. person
associatedWith Minnesota. Legislature. House of Representatives. corporateBody
associatedWith Mintener, James Bradshaw, 1902- person
associatedWith Northern Pump Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Northern Pump Company (Fridley, Minn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pillsbury, John Sargent, 1912- person
associatedWith Republican Party (Minn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Seymour, Gideon Deming, 1901-1954. person
associatedWith Shepard, George M. (George Milson), 1883-1973. person
associatedWith Stassen, Harold Edward, 1907-2001. person
associatedWith Strong, Arthur D., 1891-1969. person
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. corporateBody
associatedWith United States Military Academy. corporateBody
associatedWith United States Naval Academy. corporateBody
associatedWith Upper Mississippi and St. Croix River Improvement Commission of Minnesota. corporateBody
associatedWith Upper Mississippi and St. Croix River Improvement Commission of Minnesota. corporateBody
associatedWith Upper Mississippi Waterway Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Upper Mississippi Waterway Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944. person
associatedWith Wilson, Richard, 1905-1981. person
associatedWith Wilson, Richard Lawson, 1905- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Minnesota
Great Britain
Mississippi River
Missouri River
Saint Croix River (Wis. and Minn.)
Missouri River
Hudson (Wis.)
Hudson (Wis.)
Mississippi River
United States
Great Britain.
Minnesota--Minneapolis
United States
Minnesota
Saint Croix River (Wis. and Minn.)
Subject
Bridges
Roads--Minnesota
Political conventions
Roads
Political parties
Bridges--Saint Croix River (Wis. and Minn.)
World War, 1939-1945
Occupation
Legislatore--Minnesota--Minneapolis
Legislators--Minnesota--Minneapolis
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Birth 1900-10-30

Death 1973-12-04

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