Bacon, Augustus Octavius (10/20/1839-02/14/1914)

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Summary

  • Occupation: U.S. Senator, politician
  • Number of Terms: 2

Subject

  • Bacon, Augustus Octavius
  • Board of Regents
  • United States Congress
  • Senator
  • Democratic Party (U.S.)

Category

Smithsonian Board of Regents

Regent images can be seen at

Images of this Regent can be found in the following repositories: RU 95, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Regent type

Senator (Democrat)

State

Georgia

Notes

Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Volume VII, Supplement. Edited by James Grant Wilson. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1901. Reprint. Detroit: Gale Research, 1968; Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1989. The Continental Congress, September 5, 1774 to October 21, 1788 and the Congress of the United States from the first through the one hundredth Congresses, March 4, 1789, to January 3, 1989, inclusive. Bicentennial Edition. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1989; Dictionary of American Biography. Volumes 1-20. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928-1936; Who Was Who in America. A component volume of "Who's Who in American History." Volume 1, 1897-1942. Chicago: A. N. Marquis Co., 1943.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

Regent Tenure: 12/07/1905-02/14/1914

Topic

  • Legislators
  • Politicians
  • Regents
  • Georgia

Place

  • United States
  • Georgia

Form/Genre

Biographies

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