Strom Thurmond John William Thurmond series, 1894-1934.
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James Strom Thurmond Sr. (December 5, 1902 – June 26, 2003) was an American military officer and politician who served for 48 years as a United States Senator from South Carolina. He ran for president in 1948 as the Dixiecrat candidate on a States' rights platform supporting racial segregation. He received 2.4% of the popular vote and 39 electoral votes, failing to defeat Harry Truman. Thurmond represented South Carolina in the United States Senate from 1954 until 2003, at first as a Southern De...
South Carolina State Representative, 1921-1926; South Carolina State Senator, 1928-1972, President Pro Tempore and chairman Senate Finance Committee, 1942-1972. Clemson University trustee, 1934-1975. From the description of Edgar Brown papers. 1911-1975 : 1950-1972. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 23745990 Member, South Carolina General Assembly, serving Barnwell County as Representative (1921-1928) and Senator (1929-1972); President Pro Tempore of Senate...
Herbert Clark Hoover (b. August 10, 1874, Iowa-d. October 20, 1964), thirty-first president of the United States, was born in Iowa, and was orphaned as a child. A Quaker known from his childhood as "Bert" to his friends, he began a career as a mining engineer soon after graduating from Stanford University in 1895. Within twenty years he had used his engineering knowledge and business acumen to make a fortune as an independent mining consultant. In 1914 Hoover administered the American Relief Com...
Attorney general of South Carolina, 1925-1951. From the description of John Mobley Daniel papers, 1925-1950. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 28413838 ...
James F. Byrnes was born on May 2, 1882, in Charleston, South Carolina, to Elizabeth McSweeney and James Byrnes. On May 2, 1906, he married Maude Busch, who was born in Aiken, SC, on October 22, 1883. Byrnes was elected Court Solicitor of the Second District in 1908; U.S. Congressman from 1911-1925; U.S. Senator from 1931-1941. He was appointed to serve as a Justice of U.S. Supreme Court 1941-1942. He also served as Director of the Office of Economic Stabilization, 1942; Director of the Office o...
Edgefield County attorney and South Carolina representative; father of United States senator Strom Thurmond. From the description of Papers, 1884-1934. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 35032788 ...
Two term governor of S.C., 1923-1927; b. Lynchburg, S.C., son of William James and Amanda (Rogers) McLeod; married Elizabeth Alford, 1902. From the description of Thomas G. McLeod papers, 1924-1926. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 49807565 Two-term governor of South Carolina; b. 17 Dec. 1868, Lynchburg, S.C.; son of William James and Amanda Rogers McLeod; graduate of Wofford College, 1892; admitted to S.C. Bar, 1896; S.C. House of Representatives, 1900-19...