MILLER, BERT HENRY, a Senator from Idaho; born in St. George, Washington County, Utah, December
15, 1879; graduated from Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, in 1901 and from Cumberland
University Law School, Lebanon, Tenn., in 1902; admitted to the bar and commenced practice in St.
Anthony, Idaho, in 1903; prosecuting attorney of Fremont County, Idaho, 1912-1914; was an
unsuccessful Democratic candidate for Congress in 1914; elected attorney general of Idaho in 1932
and reelected in 1934; unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in 1936;
served for two months in 1938 as Idaho's labor commissioner; unsuccessful Democratic candidate for
election in 1938 to the Seventy-sixth Congress; attorney in the Wage and Hour Division, Department
of Labor, at Seattle, Wash., 1939-1940; attorney general of Idaho 1940-1944; elected a justice of
the State supreme court in 1944; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1948 for the
term commencing January 3, 1949, and served until his death in Washington, D.C., October 8, 1949;
interment in Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Idaho.