Galusha A. Grow

Galusha Grow, c. undefined 1859
Galusha Grow, 1891

American politician, lawyer, writer and businessman, who served as 24th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1861 to 1863.

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Tom Foley

American lawyer and politician who served as the 49th speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1989 to 1995.

Official congressional portrait of Foley
Official portrait as chairman of the Agriculture Committee

He was the first Speaker of the House since Galusha Grow in 1862 to be defeated in a re-election campaign.

1994 United States House of Representatives elections

The 1994 United States House of Representatives elections (also known as the Republican Revolution) were held on November 8, 1994, in the middle of President Bill Clinton's first term.

The incumbent Speaker of the House, Democrat Tom Foley, lost re-election in his district, becoming the first sitting Speaker to do so since Galusha Grow in 1863.

37th United States Congress

Meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives.

Speeches postage-free to District 1960, signature in upper right like 1863.
Transcontinental Railroad, by Act of Congress, July 1, 1861
Greenback Dollar featuring U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Salmon Chase, "Act of July 11, 1862"
Senate at the beginning of the Congress
House of Representatives at the beginning of Congress
President of the Senate Hannibal Hamlin
President pro tempore Solomon Foot
<center>Sen. Lyman Trumbull 1st Confiscation Act</center>
<center>Gen. John C. Fremont Missouri Emancipation</center>
<center>Sen. Orville H. Browning DC Emancipation</center>
<center>Sen. Timothy O. Howe Army accepts Fugitives</center>
<center>Gen. David Hunter SC-GA-FL Emancipation</center>
<center>Sen. William Fessenden 2nd Confiscation Act</center>
<center>Sen. Ben Wade OH showed army corruption</center>
<center>Sen. Z. Chandler MI made & broke generals</center>

Speaker: Galusha A. Grow (R)

1862 and 1863 United States House of Representatives elections

The 1862 and 1863 United States House of Representatives elections were held during President Abraham Lincoln's first term at various dates in different states from June 1862 to November 1863.

The sitting House Speaker, Galusha Grow of Pennsylvania, also lost re-election, but he would return to the House 30 years later in 1894.

Ashford, Connecticut

Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States.

Ashford Oak
United Baptist Church in the Warrenville section of Ashford

Galusha A. Grow (1822–1907), speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1861 to 1863

1894 United States House of Representatives elections

The 1894 United States House of Representatives elections were held from June 4, 1894 to November 6, 1894, with special elections throughout the year.

Galusha A. Grow (Republican)

Jonas Galusha

The sixth and eighth governor of Vermont for two terms in the early 19th century.

Frontispiece of Volume V of Records of the Governor and Council of the State of Vermont. 1877.
The Gov. Galusha Homestead

Jonas Galusha was the namesake of Galusha Aaron Grow, a Congressman from Pennsylvania who served as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives.

Radical Republicans

The Radical Republicans (later also known as "Stalwarts" ) were a faction of American politicians within the Republican Party from the founding of the Republican Party in 1854 (before the American Civil War) until the end of Reconstruction in the Compromise of 1877.

U.S. Rep. Thaddeus Stevens
Salmon P. Chase, Lincoln's Secretary of the Treasury
Henry Winter Davis, one of the authors of the Wade–Davis Manifesto opposing Lincoln's "ten percent" reconstruction plan
Edwin McMasters Stanton, Lincoln's Secretary of War, whom Johnson tried to remove from office
U.S. Senator Charles Sumner
"Grant's Last Outrage in Louisiana" art in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper of January 23, 1875

Galusha A. Grow: representative from Pennsylvania and Speaker of the House 1861 to 1863

Laurence M. Keitt

American planter, lawyer, politician, and soldier from South Carolina.

The second was in 1858, when he attacked and attempted to choke Republican Representative Galusha Grow during an argument on the floor of the U.S. House.

32nd United States Congress

Meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives.

Uncle Tom's Cabin was published in 1852

. Galusha A. Grow (D)