Powell, Paul, 1902-1970. (1902-1970) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Powell, Paul, 1902-1970. (1902-1970)
Historical Note: Paul Powell was born January 21, 1902 in Vienna, Illinois. He was a long-time Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, of which he was Speaker during the 66th General Assembly (1949-1951) and again during the 71st and 72nd General Assemblies (1959-1963). He served as Illinois Secretary of State from 1965 until his death on October 10, 1970.
Note Author: Walter D. Ray