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us: Butler, Hugh Alfred, 1878-1954


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1878-02-28
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1954-07-01
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Missouri Valley (Iowa)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Bethesda (Md.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Doane College
        • Affiliation End: 1900
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
        • Affiliation Start: 1900
        • Affiliation End: 1908
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1941
        • Affiliation End: 1954
    • Has Affiliation

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

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
    • Sources

      • found: NUCMC data from Indiana State Library for Willis, R.E. Papers, 1936-1950 (Butler, Hugh)
      • found: LC data base, 09/11/91 (hdg.: Butler, Hugh Alfred, 1878-1954)
      • found: Biog. dir. U.S. Congress, 1989 (Butler, Hugh Alfred, 1878-1954; U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1941-1954; construction engineer and in flour-milling and grain business)
      • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, July 6, 2016: (Butler, Hugh Alfred, Senate Years of Service: 1941-1954; a Senator from Nebraska; born on a farm near Missouri Valley, Harrison County, Iowa, February 28, 1878; attended the public schools and was graduated from Doane College at Crete, Nebr., in 1900; construction engineer with the Chicago, Burlington Quincy Railroad 1900-1908; member of the city board of Curtis, Nebr. 1908-1913; engaged in the flour-milling and grain business 1908-1940; member of the board of education of Omaha, Nebr.; Republican National committeeman for Nebraska 1936-1940; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1940; reelected in 1946 and again in 1952 and served from January 3, 1941, until his death in the naval hospital at Bethesda, Md., July 1, 1954; chairman, Committee on Public Lands (Eightieth Congress), Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs (Eighty-third Congress); interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, Nebr. )
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