Harry Woods (Illinois politician)

Last updated
  1. "Harry Woods: Democratic Nominee for Secretary of State". The Broad Ax. Salt Lake City, Utah. November 2, 1912. Retrieved August 28, 2022.
  2. Woods, Harry, ed. (1914). "Officials of Illinois in Office June 1, 1914". Blue Book of the State of Illinois 1913-1914. p. 10. Retrieved August 28, 2022.
  3. 'Harry Woods A Suicide, Coroner's Jury Verdict,' Milwaukee Sentinel, October 14, 1914
Harry Woods
Harry Woods 1912 Headshot.png
Woods featured in the Broad Ax (Salt Lake City, Utah) [1]
22nd Secretary of State of Illinois
In office
January 1913 October 12, 1914
Party political offices
Preceded by
Xelpho F. Beidler
Democratic nominee for Secretary of State of Illinois
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Secretary of State of Illinois
Succeeded by

Related Research Articles

1910s Decade of the Gregorian calendar (1910-1919)

The 1910s was a decade that began on January 1, 1910, and ended on December 31, 1919.

C. W. Post American businessman (1854–1914)

Charles William Post was an American innovator, breakfast cereal and foods manufacturer and a pioneer in the prepared-food industry. He was the founder of what is now Post Consumer Brands.

Harry Gallatin

Harry Junior "The Horse" Gallatin was an American professional basketball player and coach. Gallatin played nine seasons for the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1948 to 1957, as well as one season with the Detroit Pistons in the 1957–58 season. Gallatin led the NBA in rebounding and was named to the All-NBA First Team in 1954. The following year, he was named to the All-NBA Second Team. For his career, Gallatin played in seven NBA All-Star Games. A member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, he is also a member of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame, the SIU Edwardsville Athletics Hall of Fame, the Truman State University Athletics Hall of Fame, the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, two Illinois Basketball Halls of Fame, the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) Hall of Fame, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Hall of Fame, and the SIU Salukis Hall of Fame.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">63rd United States Congress</span> 1913-1915 U.S. Congress

The 63rd United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C. from March 4, 1913, to March 4, 1915, during the first two years of Woodrow Wilson's presidency. The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives was based on the Thirteenth Census of the United States in 1910.

1912 and 1913 United States Senate elections

In the 1912 and 1913 United States Senate elections, Democrats gained control of the Senate from the Republicans. Of the 32 seats up for election, 17 were won by Democrats, thereby gaining 4 seats from the Republicans. Two seats were unfilled by state legislators who failed to elect a new senator on time. They were the last Senate elections held before ratification of the 17th Amendment, which established direct elections for all seats in the Senate.

Illinois Secretary of State Elected political office in Illinois

The Secretary of State of Illinois is one of the six elected executive state offices of the government of Illinois, and one of the 47 secretaries of states in the United States. The Illinois Secretary of State keeps the state records, laws, library, and archives, and is the state's corporation registration, vehicle registration and driver licensing authority. The current Secretary of State is Jesse White, a Democrat who took office in 1999.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Thomas Andrew Gill</span> American athlete and coach (1886–1947)

Thomas Andrew Gill was an American football, and baseball player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball.

Boroughmuir High School School in Edinburgh, Scotland

Boroughmuir High School is a non-denominational secondary school in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Howard Hayes American distance runner

Howard Wood Hayes was an American track and field athlete who competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. He also competed in intercollegiate track for the University of Michigan. A judge on the Municipal Court of Chicago, Hayes committed suicide by shooting himself in 1937.

Eddie Lyons American actor

Eddie Lyons was an American film actor, director, writer, and producer of the silent era. He appeared in 388, directed 153, wrote for 93, and produced 40 films between 1911 and 1926. He was born in Beardstown, Illinois, and died in Pasadena, California. Lyons was often paired with actor Lee Moran and the two made several comedic films together.

Illinois Treasurer

The Treasurer of Illinois is an elected official of the U.S. state of Illinois. The office was created by the Constitution of Illinois.

2018 Illinois elections

A general election was held in the U.S. state of Illinois on November 6, 2018. The elections for Illinois's 18 congressional districts, Governor, statewide constitutional officers, Illinois Senate, and Illinois House were held on this date.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">2022 United States House of Representatives elections</span> House elections for the 118th U.S. Congress

The 2022 United States House of Representatives elections will be held on November 8, 2022. Elections will be held to elect representatives from all 435 congressional districts across each of the 50 U.S. states, as well as five non-voting delegates from the District of Columbia and four of the five inhabited U.S. territories. Numerous other federal, state, and local elections, including the 2022 Senate elections, will also be held on this date. The winners of this election will serve in the 118th United States Congress, with seats apportioned among the states based on the 2020 United States census. Democrats have held a majority in the House of Representatives since January 3, 2019, as a result of the 2018 elections, when they won 235 seats. However, their majority was reduced to 222 seats in the 2020 elections.

1913 United States Senate elections in Illinois

Two United States Senate elections were held in Illinois on March 26, 1913. The two elections were interconnected through a compromise made to elect a Democrat in the regular election and a Republican in the special election.

1914 United States Senate election in Illinois

The 1914 United States Senate election in Illinois took place on November 3, 1914.

1912 Illinois gubernatorial election

The 1912 Illinois gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 1912. Incumbent second-term Republican governor Charles S. Deneen was defeated by Democratic nominee, former mayor of Chicago Edward Fitzsimmons Dunne. This was the first, and as of the 2018 election only, time that a former mayor of Chicago was elected governor of Illinois.

1912 Illinois lieutenant gubernatorial election

The 1912 Illinois lieutenant gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 1912. Incumbent first-term Republican lieutenant governor John G. Oglesby was defeated by Democratic nominee Barratt O'Hara.

2022 United States secretary of state elections

The 2022 United States Secretary of State elections will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the secretaries of state in twenty-seven states. These elections will take place concurrently with several other federal, state, and local elections.

C. B. Wood Arizona politician

C. B. Wood was a politician from Arizona who served in the 1st Arizona State Legislature. He was also heavily involved in the Arizona State Fair, was a Maricopa County under-sheriff, had a real estate company, and was postmaster of Phoenix.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Gustaf Johnson</span> Sewish-American politican

Gustaf J. Johnson was an immigrant to the United States from Sweden who became a mayor of Paxton, Illinois and a state legislator for 16 years from 1920 to 1936.