Claude G. Bowers collection
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He married Sybil McCaslin on November 29, 1911 and they had one child, Patricia. He was the secretary to Senator John W. Kern from 1911-1917. He was the editor of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette from 1917-1923. He was an editorial writer for the New York World from 1923-1931, when he became a political columnist for the New York Journal. He delivered the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in 1928. He was the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Spain from 1933-1939 and became ambassador to Chile in 1928. He was the author of a number of books, including the posthumous Chile through Embassy Windows. He died on January 21, 1958 in New York.
"Bowers, Claude." Daily Herald Telegraph (Bloomington, IN), January 23, 1958, 2, sec.1.
FindaGrave.com. "Bowers, Claude G." Find a Grave Index. Retrieved 2013/09/03. http://www.findagrave.com.
Ancestry.com. "Bowers, Claude G." Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2013/09/03. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Thompson, Donald Eugene, and R.E. Banta. "Bowers, Claude G." In Indiana Authors and their books, 1816-1916: biographical sketches of authors who published during the first century of Indiana statehood, with lists of their books. Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College, 1949), 39.
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