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Frank Merriam - Wikipedia


Frank Finley Merriam (December 22, 1865 – April 25, 1955) was an American politician who served as the 28th governor of California from June 2, 1934 until ...

Governors of California - Frank Merriam


Previous Next. Find out more about the time period and interests of Frank Merriam ... Merriam's nickname—a reflection on his shiny bald head—was " Marble top" ...

Frank Finley Merriam - National Governors Association


FRANK FINLEY MERRIAM was born in Hopkinton, Iowa, on December 22, 1865. He attended Lenox College, taught school, and worked as a principal, all in his ...

Frank Merriam | LinkedIn


View Frank Merriam's professional profile on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is the world's largest business network, helping professionals like Frank Merriam discover inside ...

Merriam-Sinclair Battle Outstanding in National Political Scene


Merriam-Sinclair Battle Outstanding in National Political Scene. Photo of California Governor Frank Merriam The pre-election campaign, warming up in other ...

Upton Sinclair's End Poverty in California Campaign


The Republican party had nominated Frank Merriam, a colorless conservative who had just recently assumed the governorship after the death of James Rolph.

Frank Finley Merriam (1865 - 1955) - Find A Grave Memorial


May 2, 2003 ... Birth: Dec. 22, 1865. Hopkinton Delaware County Iowa, USA. Death: Apr. 25, 1955. Long Beach Los Angeles County California, USA.

On November 12, 1936, Governor Frank Merriam, flanked by Chief ...


On November 12, 1936, Governor Frank Merriam, flanked by Chief Engineer Charles H. Purcell and former President Herbert Hoover, prepares to cut the gold  ...

JoinCalifornia - Frank F. Merriam


Candidate Biography: Born: December 22, 1865 in Hopkinton, Iowa Married: Nellie Day (in 1901) Died: April 25, 1955 in Long Beach, CA. 1896-1898: ...

Dirty campaigns are nothing new in U.S. politics, or California ...


2 days ago ... Frank Merriam was known for fighting corruption in public office. Sacramento Center for History/Eleanor McClatchy Collection. By Steve Swatt.

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Happy Birthday Governor Merriam! « California's Capitol


Dec 22, 2011 ... Born December 22, 1865, Frank Finley Merriam – nicknamed “Marble Top” because of his bald pate – became California's 28th governor on ...

Frank | Definition of Frank by Merriam-Webster


—used to say that someone is speaking or writing in a very direct and honest way . Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary. Examples: frank in a ...

Frank Finley Merriam - California Governors


Frank Merriam was the first California governor to be married while in office. His first wife, Nellie, died in 1931 and he married Jessie Lipsey in 1936.