Alben W. Barkley
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Alben W. Barkley: Alben William Barkley was a lawyer and politician from Kentucky who served in both houses of Congress and as the 35th Vice President of the United States from 1949 to 1953. In 1905, he was elected county attorney for McCracken County, Kentucky. He was chosen county judge in 1909 and U.S. Representative from Kentucky's First District in 1912. As a Representative, he was a liberal Democrat, supporting President Woodrow Wilson's New Freedom domestic agenda and foreign policy.
- also known as Alben Barkley
- born on (138 years ago) in Lowes, Kentucky
- ethnicity: White people
- nationality: United States of America
- religion: Methodism
- profession: Lawyer, politician
- died on (59 years ago) in Lexington city of myocardial infarction
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Encyclopedia of Kentucky (1999)
by Nancy Capace
REPRESENTATIVES Alben W. Barkley, Paducah David H. Kincheloe, Madisonville ...
The Home Front Encyclopedia (2007)
United States, Britain, and Canada in World Wars I and II by James Ciment, Thaddeus Russell
Alben W. Barkley: Senate Majority Leader and Vice President. New York: Garland, 1979. Libby, James K. Dear Alben: Mr. Barkley of Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1979.
by Facts On File, Incorporated
vice president Alben W. Barkley was born in Lowes, Kentucky, on November 24, 1877. Barkley, a Democrat, was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kentucky in 1912 and to the Senate in ...
by Iain McLean, Alistair McMillan
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Presidential Campaigns, Slogans, Issues, and Platforms: The Complete Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition [3 volumes] (2012)
The Complete Encyclopedia by Robert North Roberts, Scott John Hammond, Valerie A. Sulfaro
and Vice Presidentelect Alben W. Barkley arrive at the Washington, D.C., train station after theirvictory in the 1948 presidential election. Naval oil ...
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