Edward Bates Pond
|21st Mayor of San Francisco|
January 7, 1887 – January 7, 1891
|Preceded by||Washington Bartlett|
|Succeeded by||George Henry Sanderson|
|Member of the|
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
from Ward 6
1883 – January 7, 1887
|Preceded by||George Torrens|
|Succeeded by||A.M. Burns|
|Born||September 7, 1833|
Belleville, New York, U.S.
|Died||April 22, 1910 (aged 76)|
San Francisco, California, U.S.
|Resting place||Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, California|
In 1890, he ran for Governor of California. At the California Democratic State Convention, San Francisco Boss Christopher Buckley backed Mayor Pond. Edward B. Pond defeated William D. English of Oakland for the nomination. In the general election, Edward Pond lost to Republican, Henry Markham.
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- "Onetime acting dean and longtime Business School administrator Samuel 'Pete' Pond dead at 90". Stanford News Release. Stanford University. November 1, 2004. Retrieved October 22, 2022.