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Uncle Joe Cannon

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Portrait photograph of Joseph G. Cannon, taken on May 7, 1836.

From the State of Illinois, "Uncle Joe," as Cannon was affectionately known, was Speaker of the House of Representatives.  He served as a member of Congress forty-six years.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. House of Representatives, History, Art and Archives website.

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