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William T. Cobb

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William Titcomb Cobb July 23, 1857 - July 24, 1937 was an American politician and the 46th Governor of Maine

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William Titcomb Cobb was born in Rockland, Maine on July 23, 1857 He graduated in 1877 from Bowdoin College, where he was admitted to the Zeta Psi fraternity1 After completing his graduation, he went to study in Germany He studied at the Leipzig University and the University of Berlin After his education in Germany, he returned to the United States and studied law at Harvard Law School In 1880, he was admitted to the bar He had a successful legal career

He was nominated for the governorship of Maine by the Republican party in 1904 He won the general election He was sworn into governor's office on January 4, 1905 He won the re-election in 1906 During his administration, harsher prohibition laws and economic restructuring was endorsed Railroad growth was promoted A meat inspection law and a pure food and drug law were advocated

Cobb left office on January 6, 1909 He died on July 24, 1937 in Rockland, Maine

Notesedit

  1. ^ Baird, William Raymond 1915 Baird's Manual of American College Fraternities, pp349-355

Sourcesedit

  • Sobel, Robert and John Raimo Biographical Directory of the Governors of the United States, 1789-1978 Greenwood Press, 1988 ISBN 0-313-28093-2
Political offices
Preceded by
John F Hill
Governor of Maine
1905–1909
Succeeded by
Bert M Fernald

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