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Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930



  • Existence: 1857-09-15 - 1930-03-08

Biographical / Historical

William H. Taft (1857-1930) was an American politician, government official, lawyer, and judge. He served as the president of the United States from 1909 to 1913, and as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court from 1921 to 1930.

Found in 1 Record:

William H. Taft liber amicorum

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: MS J8:3

A liber amicorum presented to William H. Taft as ex-governor of the Philippines. The volume cover reads "Exc’mo viro … Guillelmo H. Taft: Rector, doctores … universitatis Manil. hoc obsequium … offerunt, 1905."

Dates: August 30, 1905