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us: Taylor, Robt. L. (Robert Love), 1850-1912


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Robert Love
  • Variants

    • us: Taylor, Robert Love, 1850-1912
    • us: Taylor, Bob, 1850-1912
    • us: Taylor, Mr. (Robert Love), 1850-1912
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1850-07-31
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1912-03-31
    • Death Place

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1907
  • Related Terms

    • us: Tennessee. Governor (1887-1891 : Taylor)
    • us: Tennessee. Governor (1897-1899 : Taylor)
  • Sources

    • found: Echoes, 1899: t.p. (Robt. L. Taylor) cover (Gov. Bob Taylor)
    • found: OCLC, Jan. 11, 1999 (hdgs: Taylor, Robert Love, 1850-1912, Taylor, Robert L. (Robert Love), 1850-1912; usages: Governor Robt. L. Taylor, Ex-Gov. Robt. L. Taylor, Robt. L. Taylor)
    • found: Tennessee Biographical Dictionary, 1994: (Taylor, Robert Love, 1850-1912; lecturer and politician, twenty-seventh and thirtieth governor of Tenn. (1887-1891 and 1897-1899), in 1886 became nominee for the governorship of Tennessee, ran against his brother, Alfred A. Taylor, the Republican nominee, in campaign called the "War of the Roses", he won; 1891 practiced law in Chattanooga, TN; 1907 elected a U. S. Senator; ed. two magazines; earned title of "Fiddling Bob")
    • found: Bridge across Little Colorado River, Arizona, 1909: p. 1 (Mr. Taylor, from the Committee on Indian Affairs)
    • found: National Governors Association online, viewed August 30, 2016 (Robert Love Taylor; Born: Jul 31, 1850; Passed: Mar 31, 1912; Robert Love Tayllor was born in Happy Valley, Tennessee. Office Dates: Jan 17, 1887 - Jan 19, 1891, Jan 21, 1897 - Jan 16, 1899. He went on to win election by the state legislature to a U.S. Senate seat in 1907. Taylor remained in the U.S. Senate until his death in Washington, DC. He was buried in Johnson City.) {http://www.nga.org/cms/home/governors/past-governors-bios/page_tennessee/col2-content/main-content-list/title_taylor_robert.html}
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    • 1999-01-15: new
    • 2016-09-01: revised
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