Wilson, Henry (02/16/1812-11/22/1875)

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Summary

  • Occupation: U.S. Senator, Vice President of the United States
  • Number of Terms: 1
  • Committees/Roles: Ex-officio as Vice President of the United States

Subject

  • Wilson, Henry 1812-1875
  • Board of Regents
  • United States. Office of the Vice President
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

Category

Smithsonian Board of Regents

Regent images can be seen at

Images of this Regent can be found in the following repositories: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; United States Capitol; Mead Art Museum, Amherst College; Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland; New Hampshire Historical Society; RU 95, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Regent type

Vice President (Republican)

Notes

American National Biography. 24 volumes. Edited by John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999; 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." Historical Volume, 1607-1896. Revised Edition. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1967.

Contact information

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

Date

Regent Tenure: 03/07/1873-11/22/1875

Topic

  • Politicians
  • Regents

Place

Massachusetts

Form/Genre

Biographies

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