TITLE

Henry Wallace of Iowa

AUTHOR(S)
Lord, Russell
PUB. DATE
May 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;5/29/44, Vol. 110 Issue 22, p735
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Introduces the life and personality of U.S. Vice-President Henry Agard Wallace and traces his family history. Various occupations in which his father and grandfather were involved; Financial situation of the family during Wallace's childhood; Challenges faced by Wallace following the death of his father; Feelings that Wallace had toward U.S. President Herbert Hoover; Reason for Wallace leaving the Presbyterian church and becoming a member of Saint Mark's Episcopal Church; Portfolio held by him under the Presidentship of Franklin D. Roosevelt; Background on his literary and oratorical abilities; Characteristics of his speeches; Similarities that Wallace shares with both his father and grandfather.
ACCESSION #
14683687

 

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