Walter L. Fisher
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|Walter Lowrie Fisher|
|25th United States Secretary of the Interior|
March 13, 1911 – March 5, 1913
|President||William Howard Taft|
|Preceded by||Richard Achilles Ballinger|
|Succeeded by||Franklin Knight Lane|
July 4, 1862|
Wheeling, Virginia (now West Virginia), U.S.
|Died||November 9, 1935
Fisher was born July 4, 1862 in Wheeling, Virginia (now West Virginia) to Daniel Webster Fisher (1838 – 1913), a presbyterian minister, and his wife Amanda D. Kouns († 1911). Educated at Hanover College in Indiana. He married Mabel Taylor on April 22, 1891 and they had five sons and two daughters.
His papers, covering his professional and political careers and containing 14,000 items, are in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
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Richard Achilles Ballinger
|U.S. Secretary of the Interior
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Franklin Knight Lane
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