Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  Maurice J. Tobin
Maurice
Brief profile :
Secretary of Labor, 1948-1953
 
 
Online Photos: Tobin photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1901 (May 22) Born, Boston, Massachusetts
1919-1922 Worked for Conway Leather Company
1922-1937 Worked for New England Telephone and Telegraph Company
1926-1928 Massachusetts State Representative
1938-1944 Mayor, Boston
1940 LL.D., Boston University
1945-1947 Governor, Massachusetts
1948-1953 Secretary of Labor
1953 (July 19) Died, Scituate, Massachusetts