James Whitcomb (December 1, 1795 – October 4, 1852) was a Democratic United States Senator and the eighth Governor of Indiana. As governor during the Mexican-American War, he oversaw the formation and deployment of the state's levies. He led the movement to replace the state constitution and played an important role at the convention to institute a law that prevented the government from taking loans in response the current fiscal crisis in Indiana. By skillfully guiding the state through its bankruptcy, Whitcomb is usually credited as being one of the most successful of Indiana's governors. He was elected to the United States Senate after his term as governor but died of kidney disease only two years later.

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  • James Whitcomb (December 1, 1795 – October 4, 1852) was a Democratic United States Senator and the eighth Governor of Indiana. As governor during the Mexican-American War, he oversaw the formation and deployment of the state's levies. He led the movement to replace the state constitution and played an important role at the convention to institute a law that prevented the government from taking loans in response the current fiscal crisis in Indiana. By skillfully guiding the state through its bankruptcy, Whitcomb is usually credited as being one of the most successful of Indiana's governors. He was elected to the United States Senate after his term as governor but died of kidney disease only two years later. (en)
  • James Whitcomb (* 1. Dezember 1795 in Rochester, Windsor County, Vermont; † 4. Oktober 1852 in New York City, New York) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker und zwischen 1843 und 1848 der achte Gouverneur von Indiana. Diesen Bundesstaat vertrat er außerdem von 1849 bis 1852 im US-Senat. (de)
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  • James Whitcomb (December 1, 1795 – October 4, 1852) was a Democratic United States Senator and the eighth Governor of Indiana. As governor during the Mexican-American War, he oversaw the formation and deployment of the state's levies. He led the movement to replace the state constitution and played an important role at the convention to institute a law that prevented the government from taking loans in response the current fiscal crisis in Indiana. By skillfully guiding the state through its bankruptcy, Whitcomb is usually credited as being one of the most successful of Indiana's governors. He was elected to the United States Senate after his term as governor but died of kidney disease only two years later. (en)
  • James Whitcomb (* 1. Dezember 1795 in Rochester, Windsor County, Vermont; † 4. Oktober 1852 in New York City, New York) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker und zwischen 1843 und 1848 der achte Gouverneur von Indiana. Diesen Bundesstaat vertrat er außerdem von 1849 bis 1852 im US-Senat. (de)
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