Nomination of Marriner S. Eccles to be a Member of the Federal Reserve Board: Hearing before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, United States Senate, Seventy-fourth Congress, First Session on the Nomination of Marriner S. Eccles to be a Member of the Federal Reserve Board, April 15 and 19, 1935



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Marriner Stoddard Eccles (1870-1977) served as the 7th Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from 1934 until 1948. He continued as a member of the Board until 1951. He was nominated for the position by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1934 and confirmed by the Senate in 1935. A Utah banker and entrepreneur before and after his public service at the Treasury and Federal Reserve, he was involved in the creation of the Emergency Banking Act of 1933 and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Eccles Building that houses the headquarters of the Federal Reserve is named after him.

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Y.4 B22/3:F 31/21

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United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency, ([year]), Nomination of Marriner S. Eccles to be a Member of the Federal Reserve Board: Hearing before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, United States Senate, Seventy-fourth Congress, First Session on the Nomination of Marriner S. Eccles to be a Member of the Federal Reserve Board, April 15 and 19, 1935, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 21, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=785

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