Horace White

Horace White

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Horace White was an American lawyer and politician from New York. He was the 37th Governor of New York in 1910. He attended Syracuse High School, Cornell University, and Columbia Law School, and opened the firm of White, Cheney, Shinaman, and O'Neill in Syracuse, New York in the late 1880s or early 1890s. While at Cornell he was a member of The Kappa Alpha Society. He served six terms as a member of the New York State Senate from 1896 to 1908 and participated in the drawing of the first charter for the City of New York. He served as Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1909 to 1910, elected in 1908 on the Republican ticket with Governor Charles Evans Hughes. Hughes resigned in October 1910 when he was appointed to the United States Supreme Court, and White succeeded to the governorship, remaining in office until the end of the yearshow more

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  • Paperback | 172 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 259g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134967629
  • 9786134967624