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Encyclopedia > Robert L. Bacon
Robert Low Bacon
Robert L. Bacon

In office
March 4, 1923September 12, 1938
Preceded by Frederick C. Hicks
Succeeded by Leonard W. Hall

Born July 23, 1884
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, USA
Died September 12, 1938
Lake Success, New York, USA
Political party Republican
Spouse Virginia Murray Bacon
Profession Politician, Banker, Lawyer, Military Officer

Robert Low Bacon (July 23, 1884September 12, 1938) was a banker and congressman from New York. Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... The 1st Congressional District of New York is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in eastern Long Island. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Portal:Currentevents September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Leonard Wood Hall (October 2, 1900 - June 2, 1979) was a United States Representative from New York. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... 1884 (MDCCCLXXXIV) is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Jamaica Plain, commonly known as JP, is a historic neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Portal:Currentevents September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Lake Success is a village located in Nassau County, New York in the USA. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 2,797. ... For other uses, see Republican Party (disambiguation) or GOP (disambiguation). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... For other uses, see Bank (disambiguation). ... For the fish called lawyer, see Burbot. ... An officer is a member of a military or naval service who holds a position of responsibility. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... 1884 (MDCCCLXXXIV) is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Portal:Currentevents September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... This article is about the U.S. state. ...


Born in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, the son of Martha Waldron Cowdin and future Secretary of State Robert Bacon, he recieved a common school eduacation as a child. Bacon went on to graduate from Harvard University in 1907 and from Harvard Law School in 1910. That same year he got a job at the United States Treasury Department where he worked until 1911 when moved to Old Westbury, New York to engage in banking in New York City. In 1916, he worked with the New York National Guard at the Texas border. Bacon then went to fight in World War I where he attained the rank of major and was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal. In 1919, he was commissioned to the United States Officers’ Reserve Corps with a promotion of lieutenant colonel and later to colonel in 1923. Bacon was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois in 1920. He was elected a Republican to the sixty-eighth congress in 1922 and served from 1922 until his death in 1838 though still continuing his military career in the Officers’ Reserve Corps during his years in the House of Representatives. He died of a heart attack in Lake Success, New York and was interned at Arlington National Cemetery. Jamaica Plain, commonly known as JP, is a historic neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Seal of the United States Department of State. ... Categories: Stub | 1860 births | 1919 deaths | U.S. Secretaries of State ... Harvard University (incorporated as The President and Fellows of Harvard College) is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 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Preceded by
Frederick C. Hicks
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 1st congressional district

March 4, 1923September 12, 1938
Succeeded by
Leonard W. Hall

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