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Salmon P. Chase
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    (January 13, 1808-May 7, 1873)
    U.S. Senator/Governor of Ohio
    U.S. Secretary of Treasure (1861-64)
    He is the least known person to appear on U.S. paper currency.
    He is always known with his middle initial.
    He constantly changed his political affiliation - he was a Whig, antislavery Liberal, Free Soil, Republican
    He put his own picture on the $1 bill (1862).
    He resigned as Secretary of the Treasury, because his strong anti-slavery views and black suffrage opinions were too strong for Lincoln (1864).
    He was a lawyer who defended escaped slaves.
    Despite not having a financial background, he was able to keep the Union afloat during the Civil War.
    John Thompson named his bank in Chase's honor (1877) which still exists today as Chase-Manhattan Bank.
    He appears on the $10,000 bill.
    Northern Kentucky University named their law school the Salmon P. Chase College of Law.
    His father died when he was nine and he was raised by his uncle.
    In 2018, Out of 18 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 62 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 8 Votes: 37.50% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 16 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 25 Votes: 48.00% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 17 Votes: 52.94% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 11 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 17 Votes: 52.94% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 68 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 31 Votes: 45.16% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 28 Votes: 39.29% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 517 Votes: 44.10% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 326 Votes: 41.10% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 172 Votes: 54.65% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 268 Votes: 50.75% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 541 Votes: 46.21% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 1390 Votes: 50.36% Annoying
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