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Oscar L. Chapman

AKA Oscar Littleton Chapman

Born: 22-Oct-1896
Birthplace: Omega, VA
Died: 8-Feb-1978
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Interior, 1949-53

Military service: US Navy (1918-20)

Father: James Jackson Chapman
Mother: Rosa Archer Blount Chapman
Wife: Olga Pauline Edholm (m. 21-Dec-1920, d. 1932)
Wife: Ann Kendrick

    University: University of Denver
    University: University of New Mexico
    Law School: LLB, Westminister Law School of Denver (1929)

    US Secretary of the Interior (1-Dec-1949 to 20-Jan-1953)
    US Interior Department Under Secretary (1946-49)
    US Interior Department Assistant Secretary (1933-46)
    Colorado State Official Chief Probation Officer, Juvenile Court of Denver (1921-29)
    American Legion
    Colorado Bar Association 1929
    Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

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