Gasque, Allard Henry


Biographical Note:

Allard H. Gasque represented the 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1923-1938. This collection is comprised chiefly of constituent correspondence which reveals a great deal about life in South Carolina during the Depression, particularly in regard to the politics of the time. Gasque also served as Superintendent of Education, Florence County, 1902-1923, and on the Democratic State Executive Committee, 1912-1920.

Papers, 1920-1938, 7 ft.

Collection Finding Aid   (pdf, 11 pages)

(Finding aid includes an extended biographical note)

Congressional Biographical Directory





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