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Catalog Number 00374
Object Name Portrait
Description Beryl F. Carroll by G. Upp. 1860-1939. Publisher and editor, legislator, public official.
Born in Davis County, Iowa, March 15, 1860.
Publisher and editor Davis County Republican, 1891-1892.
State Senator, 26, 26 Ex., 27 General Assembly, resigned 1898.
Postmaster, Bloomfield, Iowa, 1989-1902.
State Auditor, 1903-1909.
Governor of Iowa, 1909-1913, being first Iowan to become governor.
After retiring from public life, engaged in insurance and real estate business.
Died in Louisville, Kentucky, December 16, 1939 and was buried in Bloomfield, IA.

Oil on canvas was brown and gold frame. Large rectangular painting. Subject standing, leaning against a chair; wears a black jacket, white tie and vest with a chain. Grey hair and mustache.
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