Governor of Idaho
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
The Democratic editor of the Walla Walla Statesman has consistently opposed Republican Wallace - who had been appointed governor of Washington Territory by Lincoln, then elected delegate from W.T., then appointed governor of the newly created Idaho Territory, then elected delegate from that territory, and is now rumored to be returning as governor..
The Walla Walla Statesman reports that the Idaho Statesman claims that William Wallace has (once again) been appointed governor of Idaho Territory.
Walla Walla Statesman
Walla Walla W.T.: R.R. and S.G. Rees
Wallace, William H., 1811-1879
Vol. IV, No. 35, p. 2, col. D
Washington Secretary of State: Historic Newspapers