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29, 1857–May 15, 1865 (Republican), 1867–73 (Republican). Harmon, Judson (Ohio) Feb. 3, 1846–Feb. 22, 1927; attorney general June 8, 1895–March 5, 1897; Gov. Jan. 11, 1909–Jan. 13, 1913 (Democrat). ) Nov. 15, 1891–July 26, 1986; secretary of commerce Oct. 7, 1946–April 22, 1948; Gov. Jan 1, 1955–Jan. 1, 1959. ) May 31, 1924–March 23, 1985; secretary of housing and urban development Jan. 23, 1977–Aug. 3, 1979; secretary of health, education and welfare Aug. 3, 1979–May 4, 1980; secretary of health and human services May 4, 1980–Jan.
11, 1841; Senate Nov. 25, 1846–55 (Whig). Baker, James Addison III (Texas) April 28, 1930– ; secretary of the Treasury Feb. 4, 1985–Aug. 17, 1988; secretary of state Jan. 27, 1989–Aug. 23, 1992. Baker, Newton Diehl (Ohio) Dec. 3, 1871–Dec. 25, 1937; secretary of war March 9, 1916–March 4, 1921. ) Oct. 4, 1922–July 25, 1987; secretary of commerce Jan. 20, 1981–July 25, 1987. ) July 9, 1858–June 6, 1922; secretary of the interior March 6, 1909–March 12, 1911. ) Oct. 3, 1800–Jan. 17, 1891; secretary of the navy March 11, 1845–Sept.
18, 1965–March 1, 1968. Garfield, James Rudolph (Ohio) Oct. 17, 1865–March 24, 1950; secretary of the interior March 5, 1907–March 5, 1909. ) June 11, 1832–Jan. 26, 1899; attorney general March 6, 1885–March 5, 1889; Gov. Nov. 12, 1874 – Jan. 11, 1877 (Democrat); Senate 1877–March 6, 1885 (Democrat). ) Nov. 28, 1864–Oct. 19, 1932; secretary of war March 5, 1913–Feb. 10, 1916. ) Oct. 22, 1833–Oct. 31, 1920; postmaster general March 6, 1897–April 22, 1898. Gates, Thomas Sovereign Jr. ) April 10, 1906– ; secretary of defense Dec.