(November 22, 1868 - November 7, 1967)Vice President of U.S. 1933-1941. Began career as Uvalde County Judge 1893-1896. Served in Texas Legislature 1898-1902; in U.S. Congress 1904-1932, where he was, in last term, Speaker of House of Representatives. Also an able trial lawyer, rancher, banker, and benefactor of Southwest Texas Junior College. Married Ettie Rheiner. Had a son, Tully; one grandchild, Genevieve G. Currie.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 10:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 420959 N 3230246|
|Decimal Degrees||29.19845000, -99.81305000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 11.907', W 99° 48.783'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 11' 54.42" N, 99° 48' 46.98" W|
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|Area Code(s)||830, 210|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1296 W Main St, Uvalde TX 78801, US|
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