Governor James Rolph And the Great Depression in California

by James Worthen

Publisher: McFarland & Company

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • San Francisco,
  • History,
  • Depressions,
  • United States - General,
  • History - General History,
  • Reference,
  • History: World,
  • California,
  • General,
  • United States - 20th Century/Depression,
  • 1929,
  • Biography,
  • Governors,
  • Mayors
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8139482M
ISBN 100786425741
ISBN 109780786425747
OCLC/WorldCa69593937

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This statement seemed to characterize Rolph’s political career. After serving an unprecedented five terms as mayor, he went on to win California’s gubernatorial election. Rolph, however, had severely underestimated the challenges he would be up against as a Depression-era governor.

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Annie Reid, who became his wife, was his high school sweetheart. Ina nightmare shook the quiet town of San Jose, California, when a young man named Brooke Hart was abducted while leaving his father's department store. In the days that followed, the Harts, local and state police, and J.

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The governor, James “Sunny Jim” Rolph ignored New Deal solutions to the crisis and continued the policies of the Hoover administration. When Rolph died after a heart attack on June 2,the lieutenant governor, Frank Merriam, assumed the governorship and perpetuated Rolph’s policies.

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Hetch Hetchy and Municipal Ownership 00 Overdoing the Good Life 00 A Strong Finish 00 Part Three: Moving On to Sacramento The Campaign for Governor 00 Great Expectations 00 The Appointment Wars Rolph and the Legislature The Permanent Campaign Part Four: The Long, Downhill Slide The Depression.Frank Finley Merriam (Decem – Ap ) was an American politician who served as the 28th governor of California from June 2, until January 2, Assuming the governorship at the height of the Great Depression following the death of Governor James Rolph, Merriam famously defeated the Democratic candidate Upton Sinclair in the California gubernatorial election in Governor James Rolph and the Great Depression in California (Book): Worthen, James.