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Newton D. Baker

(1871—1937)


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(1871–1937), urban reformer, secretary of war.

The career of Newton D. Baker, Woodrow Wilson's second secretary of war (1916–21), was paradoxical. A compassionate man, he balanced concern for justice with ...

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