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Governor Winant, the Untold Story

Learn more about one of NH’s most influential governors. Winant served 3 terms as Governor of NH. FDR selected him as first Commissioner of Social Security. Later Winant would serve brilliantly as U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain during WWII. One of the "Londoners". After spending so much of his life in service to others, it ended in personal tragedy.

Speaker Name: Carl Lindblade
Date: Tuesday June 24, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Sponsoring Organization: Chatham Historical Society 1209
Location: Town House, 1209 Main Road, Center Chatham, NH
Website: www.geocities.com/chathamnh/
Contact Person: Jeanne Eastman [email]
Phone Number: 603-694-2099
Comments: Governor Winant. One of the most prominent Americans in the 30's and 40's. New Hampshire's First 2 term Governor. FDR viewed him as a potential rival