William Francis Stevenson Speech
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of Stevenson's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1884.
Biographical / Historical
William Francis Stevenson was salutatorian of the Davidson College class of 1885. While a student, he was a member of the Philanthropic Society. After graduation he studied law. He served in the South Carolina legislature from 1896 to 1902 and was speaker of the house from 1900 to 1902. He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1916 and served until 1932.
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