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Thomas Corwin portrait
Description: Thomas Corwin (1794-1865) was born in Kentucky and was a life long politician. He served as the fifteenth governor of Ohio from 1840 to 1842. After his time as governor he served as a US Senator, and in this capacity he was known as a great orator, eloquently expressing his opposition to the Mexican War. He also served as a minister to Mexico and Secretary of the Treasury. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL04108
Subjects: Mexican War, 1846-1848; Ohio History--State and Local Government; Other--Federal Government; Governors--Ohio
Places: Lebanon (Ohio); Warren County (Ohio)