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Adlai E. Stevenson

Adlai
E.
Stevenson
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Who is Adlai E. Stevenson?

Adlai E. Stevenson a.k.a. Adlai Stevenson II: Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was an American politician and diplomat, noted for his intellectual demeanor, eloquent public speaking, and promotion of liberal causes in the Democratic Party. He served as the 31st Governor of Illinois, and received the Democratic Party's nomination for president in 1952 even though he had not campaigned in the primaries. John Frederick Martin says party leaders selected him "because he was more moderate on civil rights than Estes Kefauver, yet nonetheless acceptable to labor and urban machines—so a coalition of southern, urban, and labor leaders fell in behind his candidacy in Chicago.

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"Adlai E. Stevenson" is a book by Sherwood Dixon.

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Adlai E. Stevenson a.k.a. Adlai E Stevenson is a school, educational institution.

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Kennedy-Johnson Era (2015)

by Richard Dean Burns, Joseph M. Siracusa

Kennedy appointed Adlai E. Stevenson as ambassador to the United Nations in 1961. The ambassadorship was a post of cabinet rank, but it was not a policy-making office. The White House did not consult the ambassador during the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Politics (2005)

The Left and the Right by Rodney P. Carlisle

ADLAI E. STEVENSON WAS a public-minded Democrat and gifted orator who was twice nominated for president. Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was born February 5, 1900, in Los Angeles, California, son of Lewis G. Stevenson and Helen (Davis) ...

Google previewAmerican Reference Library: Encyclopedic dictionary of American reference, by J. Franklin Jameson & J.W. Buel (1900)

ADLAI E. STEVENSON, Ills., D. Benjamin Harrison, 1nd., R. Whitelaw Reid, 1V. Y., R. john Bidwell, P. james B. Weaver, 10wa., Pop. Richard Olney, Mass., See. State. John G. Carlisle, Ky., Sec. Tress. Daniel S.

Google previewAmerican Reference Library: Encyclopedic dictionary of American reference, by J.F. Jameson and J.W. Buel (1900)

ADLAI E. STEVENSON, Ills., D. Benjamin Harrison, Ind, R. Wkitelaw Reid, N. Y., 11'. john Eidwell, P. james B. Weaver, 1020a., Pop. Richard Olney, Mass, See. State. John G. Carlisle, Ky., Sec. Treas. Daniel S.

Google previewThe World-wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer (1908)

Compiled and Revised to Date from the Leading Encyclopedias of the World. A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects, One Hundred Colored Maps and Numerous Illustrations

Adlai E. Stevenson ........ 15$ ' Eleven States did not vote, viz.: Airihmna. Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia Three States did vote. viz.: Missiwippi. ' l'z-xn~=.

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and Legal History (2012)

by Donald T. Critchlow, Philip R. VanderMeer

A grandson and namesake of Grover Cleveland's vice president, Adlai E. Stevenson was born in Los Angeles and ...

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I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. (Adlai E. Stevenson, Jr.)
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