H I S T O R Y MSS 770
Nilliam Howard Taft Papers
1/ 4 cubic foot
Provenance: The Ohio Historical Society acquired the William
Howard Taft Papers from F. 14. Sweet in March 1949, and from
Paul H. North in August 1952. Marjorie J. Myers processed the
collection in September 1981.
Property rights: The Ohio Historical Society owns the property
rights to this collection.
Copyrights: Copyrights have not been dedicated to the public.
Consideration of the requiremxs of copyright is the responsi-bility
of the author and publisher.
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of the Ohio Historical Society.
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collection number, and the Ohio Historical Society in all foot-note
and bibliographic references.
Biographical chronology: William Howard Taft
born, Cincinnati, Ohio
oraduated, Yale University 0
graduated, Cincinnati Law School
admitted, Ohio Bar
judge, Ohio superior court
served, U. S. solicitor general
judge, U. S. circuit court
president, U. S. Philippine Commission
uovernor, Philippine Islands ( first) 0
served, U. S. secretary of war
governor, Cuba ( provisional)
president, United States
professor, Yale University ( constitutional law)
chief justice, U. S. supreme court
died, Washington, D. C.
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