BEALL, John Glenn, Jr. (1927-2006)

BEALL, JOHN GLENN, JR., (son of James Glenn Beall), a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., June 19, 1927; graduated Yale University 1950; served in the United States Navy 1945-1946; member, general insurance firm of Beall, Garner & Geare, Inc.; elected to Maryland house of delegates in 1962 and reelected in 1966; minority floor leader 1963-1968; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-first Congress (January 3, 1969-January 3, 1971); was not a candidate for reelection; was elected in 1970 as a Republican to the United States Senate and served from January 3, 1971, to January 3, 1977; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1976; unsuccessful candidate in 1978 for election as Governor of Maryland; resumed the insurance business in Cumberland, Md.; was a resident of Frostburg, Md. until his death on March 24, 2006; interment in Frostburg Memorial Park.

Gerald R. Ford Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: 1974-1977. Correspondence and briefing papers. Finding aid.

Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD
Papers: 1971-l977. 147.5 feet. Congressional papers and correspondence, including press releases, academy appointments, speeches, project information, legislative histories, and miscellaneous files. Finding aid.

Maryland Historical Society
Baltimore, MD
Papers: Correspondence (1970) in the D. Luke Hopkins collection.

University of Georgia
Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Athens, GA
Oral History: 1971. 7 pages. Limited to reminiscences of Russell.
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