Tondre, Joseph Frank, 1883-1968.

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Joseph Frank Tondre, law officer, politician and business manager, was born February 26, 1882, in Isleta, N.M. He died February 3, 1968, in Los Lunas, N.M. Tondre served as Valencia County Sheriff, 1921-1924 and 1941-1941; United States Marshal, Santa Fe, 1926-1933; Warden, New Mexico State Penitentiary, 1951-1952. He was an unsuccessful Republican candidate for Lieutenant Governor, 1938 and Governor, 1942.

From the guide to the Joseph Frank Tondre Photograph Collection, 1926-1951, (University of New Mexico, Center for Southwest Research)

Joseph Frank Tondre, law officer, politician and business manager, born February 26, 1882, Isleta, N.M., died February 3, 1968, Los Lunas, N.M.

Served as Valencia County Sheriff, 1921-1924 and 1941-1941; United States Marshal, Santa Fe, 1926-1933; Warden, New Mexico State Penitentiary, 1951-1952. Unsuccessful Republican candidate for Lieutenant Governor, 1938 and Governor, 1942.

From the description of Papers, 1882-1978. (University of New Mexico-Main Campus). WorldCat record id: 22960153

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referencedIn Joseph Frank Tondre Papers, 1882-1978 University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research
referencedIn United States. Marshal (New Mexico) Records, 1888-1950 University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research
creatorOf Joseph Frank Tondre Photograph Collection, 1926-1951 University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research
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associatedWith Cutting, Bronson M., 1888-1935. person
associatedWith Dempsey, John J., d. 1958. person
associatedWith Mechem, Edwin L., 1912- person
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associatedWith Republican Party (N.M.) corporateBody
associatedWith Tundre, Joseph Frank, 1883-1968 person
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Los Lunas (N.M.)
Valencia County (N.M.)
New Mexico
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Sheriffs--New Mexico--Valencia County
Prisoners--New Mexico
United States Marshals
Prison wardens
Politicians--New Mexico
Law enforcement--New Mexico
Sheriff
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Birth 1883

Death 1968

English,

Spanish; Castilian

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