Philip Henderson Hoff, Vermont Governor 1963-1969

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Title

Philip Henderson Hoff, Vermont Governor 1963-1969

Description

In 1962, Hoff was elected Governor of Vermont—the first Democrat elected to the post since 1853. He was reelected two times. During his six-year tenure, Governor Hoff expanded many state programs and in 1964 he created the Governor's Commission on the Status of Women. He served on the National Governors' Conference Executive Committee from 1965 to 1966, and he chaired the New England Governors' Conference from 1967 to 1968.
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Subject

Governors--Vermont--Portraits
Vermont. Governor (1963-1969 : Hoff)
Hoff, Philip H. (Philip Henderson), 1924-

Identifier

VHS-A-905

Collection

Citation

“Philip Henderson Hoff, Vermont Governor 1963-1969,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed November 14, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/1079.