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Collection National Woman's Party Congressional Voting Card Collection
Catalog Number 1915.006.006
Object Name Card, Congressional Voting
Title James Benjamin Aswell, Representative of Louisiana
Occupation
Date 1915
Dates of Creation 1915
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1915
Scope & Content Congressional Voting Card File, 1915-1932
The following is typed on a 5" x 8" paper card


Representative James Benjamin Aswell,of La. Democrat.

Occupation:
Served as hired hand and clerk in store when working way thru school.
Taught in country schools and high school.
State institute conductor 1897-1900
President LA. Industrial Inst. 1900-1904
State Supt. public education (elected without opposition) 1904-1908
Elected Chancellor of Univ. of Miss 1907, but was prevented from accepting by the earnest solicitations of the La. teachers
Pres. La. State normal school 1908-1911
Reorganized state public school system and unusual progress was made during his administration.
(C.D.)
People Aswell, Representative James Benjamin, 1869-1931
Subjects Aswell, Representative James Benjamin, 1869-1931
Congressional Card Index
Congressmen
Louisiana
Employment
Education
Teachers colleges
Teaching
Search Terms Aswell, Representative James Benjamin, 1869-1931
Congressional Card Index
Congress
Congressmen
Louisiana
Education
Teachers