W.M. Calder (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

W.M. Calder

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.22855

Call Number: LC-B2- 3988-13


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    • 16/Aug/2014 06:49:20

    William Musgrave Calder I (March 3, 1869 – March 3, 1945), American politician from New York en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_M._Calder See also photo in caldersflat.com/the-flat/

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    • 16/Aug/2014 06:57:20

    Another photo of him is in The Sunday Oregonian, July 05, 1914 with the caption: "William M. Calder, of New York, has announced himself a candidate for Senator from New York State to succeed Ellhu Root Mr. Calder is a member of Congress. He was born In Brooklyn in 18S9. He Is a builder. He was Building Commissioner of Brooklyn Borough before he was elected to Congress." In 1916, he was candidate again, s. article with photo of him in The Sunday Oregonian, October 15, 1916. The text says: "William M. Calder. of Brooklyn, has won the Republican nomination for Senator in New York, running against Robert Bacon. He Is a native of Brooklyn and a builder. He was a member of Congress and retired in 1914 to make the race for the Senatorial nomination for which he was beaten by Senator Wadsworth." He won the election, s. e.g. article with photo in The Princeton union., November 09, 1916, Page 7.

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    Ryan (LOC P&P)

    • 02/Sep/2014 16:15:10

    Thanks to both of you for your research. We'll add some of this information to the record the next time we update.