Episode 43 — Salem in 1917

Your Salem Through the Years (KMUZ Vault)

Episode 43 — Salem in 1917

Show Notes

1917Who was this dapper Salem gentleman who was appointed to the U.S. Senate from Oregon in 1917 — the subject of our show this week? He was also the only Oregonian ever to run for Vice-President of the United States, on the Republican ticket in 1940. There is a high school in Keizer named for him, and for good reason.


About Your Salem Through the Years (KMUZ Vault)

Discover the rich history of Salem and the Willamette Valley with local historian Virginia Green and State Librarian Emeritus Jim Scheppke. (From the KMUZ Archives)

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