THE MAN FROM EAST CORINTH : episodes in the life of Arthur R. Gould, a builder of Aroostook and Senator of the United States

By: Hall Oliver L

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blue buckram, gilt cover and spine,xii, 224 pages : illustrations, portraits, some minor covers spots, else, v.g., no d.j. as issued. Signed on the title by the publisher, Gould's daughter. GOULD, ARTHUR ROBINSON, a Senator from Maine; born in East Corinth, Penobscot County, Maine, March 16, 1857; attended the common schools and East Corinth Academy; moved to Presque Isle, Maine, in 1887; engaged in the lumber business and built power plants and an electric railroad; president of the Aroostook Valley Railroad Co. 1902-1946; member, State senate 1921-1922; elected on September 13, 1926, as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Bert M. Fernald and served from November 30, 1926, to March 3, 1931; was not a candidate for renomination in 1930; chairman, Committee on Immigration (Seventy-first Congress); engaged in the railroad and lumber businesses; died in Presque Isle, Maine, July 24, 1946; interment in Mount Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine

Title: THE MAN FROM EAST CORINTH : episodes in the life of Arthur R. Gould, a builder of Aroostook and Senator of the United States

Author Name: Hall Oliver L

Categories: Biography & Autobiography, Americana, Genealogy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Augusta Maine, Privately Printed by Marie Gould Wildes: 1941

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No d.j as Issued

Type: Biography

Size: 8 vo,

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 11257062

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