Timothy O. Howe

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United States Congress. "Timothy O. Howe (id: H000856)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress .


  1. www.wisconsinhistory.org/dictionary/index.asp?action=view&term_id=2270&search_term=howe
  2. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mecreadf/rdfldkhs.htm
  3. politicalgraveyard.com/bio/howarth-howe.html
  4. 1 2 3 "Post Master General Howe Dead". Greensboro North State. March 29, 1883. p. 2. Retrieved March 29, 2015 via Newspapers.com. Open Access logo PLoS transparent.svg
  5. Oakes, James (2013). Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865. W.W. Norton. p. 451.
  6. War and Taxes By Steven A. Bank, Kirk J. Stark, Joseph J. Thorndike pg. 39
  7. Speeches to the Special Joint Committee on the Condition Of the Indian Tribes, 1865, Senator James R. Doolittle of Wisconsin sub-committee chairman
  8. "Wisconsin U.S. House Election Results" (PDF). Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs. Archived from the original (PDF) on April 5, 2012. Retrieved August 27, 2014.
  9. "Official Canvass". Wisconsin Democrat. December 15, 1849. p. 3. Retrieved December 19, 2021 via Newspapers.com.

Further reading

  • William H. Russell, "Timothy O. Howe, Stalwart Republican," Wisconsin Magazine of History, vol. 35, no. 2 (Winter 1951), pp. 90–99. In JSTOR
The Honorable
Timothy O. Howe
Timothy O. Howe - Brady-Handy.jpg
30th United States Postmaster General
In office
December 20, 1881 March 25, 1883
Legal offices
Preceded by Wisconsin Circuit Court Judge for the 4th Circuit
1851 1855
Succeeded by
William R. Gorsline
U.S. Senate
Preceded by U.S. Senator (Class 3) from Wisconsin
1861 1879
Served alongside: James R. Doolittle (1861–1869)
Matthew H. Carpenter (1869–1875)
Angus Cameron (1875–1879)
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by United States Postmaster General
Served under: Chester A. Arthur

1881 1883
Succeeded by

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