Albert Sidney Burleson was a United States Postmaster General and Congressman. He is known for gaining cabinet support for instituting racial segregation in the US Post Office, which President Woodrow Wilson applied to other federal agencies. Wikipedia*

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U.S. Representative, D-TX 10th November 9, 1903 - March 3, 1915 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-TX 9th December 4, 1899 - November 8, 1903 Videos: 0

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