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us: Anthony, Henry B. (Henry Bowen), 1815-1884


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  • Fuller Name

    • Henry Bowen
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1815-04-01
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1884-09-02
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Coventry (R.I.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Providence (R.I.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Brown University
        • Affiliation End: 1833
    • Organization

        (naf) Brown University
    • Affiliation End

        1833
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Providence Journal Company
    • Organization

        (naf) Providence Journal Company
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1859
        • Affiliation End: 1884
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        1859
    • Affiliation End

        1884
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Organization

        (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: nuc88-97408: His Memorial addresses on several occasions [MI] 1875 (hdg. on CtY rept.: Anthony, Henry Bowen, 1815-1884; usage: Henry B. Anthony)
    • found: NUCMC data from R.I. Hist. Soc. for Aldrich family. Papers, 1743-1953 (Henry B. Anthony; U.S. senator from R.I.)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, January 20, 2016 : (Anthony, Henry Bowen, a Senator from Rhode Island; born in Coventry, R.I., April 1, 1815; attended a private school in Providence, R.I.; graduated from Brown University in 1833; editor of the Providence Journal in 1838, and afterwards became one of its owners; elected Governor of Rhode Island in 1849 and reelected in 1850; declined to be a candidate for renomination; resumed editorial pursuits; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1858, reelected in 1864, 1870, 1876 and 1882, and served from March 4, 1859, until his death in Providence, R.I., on September 2, 1884; President pro tempore of the Senate (Forty-first to Forty-third Congresses); chairman, Republican Conference (Thirty-seventh to Forty-eighth Congresses), Committee on Printing (Thirty-seventh to Forty-ninth Congresses), Committee on Revolutionary Claims (Forty-second and Forty-eighth Congresses); interment in Swan Point Cemetery in Providence.)
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