George, Walter Franklin (01/29/1878-08/04/1957)

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


  • George, Walter Franklin
  • Board of Regents
  • United States Congress
  • Senator
  • Democratic Party (U.S.)


Smithsonian Board of Regents

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Senator (Democrat)




Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography. A supplement. Six volumes. Edited by L. E. Dearborn. New York: Press Association Compilers, 1918-1931. Originally published as "The Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Supplementary Edition"; Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1971. The Continental Congress (September 5, 1774 to October 21, 1788) and the Congress of the United States (from the first through the ninety-first Congress March 4, 1789, to January 3, 1971, inclusive), Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1971; Dictionary of American Biography. Supplement 6. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1980; Who Was Who in America. A component of "Who's Who in American History." Volume 3, 1951-1960. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1966.

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Regent Tenure: 03/01/1945-01/21/1952


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  • Politicians
  • Regents
  • Georgia


  • United States
  • Georgia



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