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Clara Gooding McMillan
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from South Carolina's 1st district
November 7, 1939 – January 3, 1941
|Preceded by||Thomas S. McMillan|
|Succeeded by||L. Mendel Rivers|
|Born||August 17, 1894|
Brunson, South Carolina
|Died||November 8, 1976 (aged 82)|
Barnwell, South Carolina
|Spouse(s)||Thomas S. McMillan|
|Alma mater||Confederate Home College|
Flora MacDonald College
Mcmillan was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-sixth Congress by special election, on November 7, 1939, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of her husband, Thomas S. McMillan, and served from November 7, 1939, to January 3, 1941. She was not a candidate for reelection in 1940 to the Seventy-seventh Congress. She served in National Youth Administration, then the Office of Government Reports, Office of War Information, 1941. She was appointed information liaison officer for the Department of State, Washington, D.C., on January 1, 1946, and served until July 31, 1957.
- United States Congress. "Clara G. McMillan (id: M000565)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
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- Martin, M. (2008). The Almanac Of Women And Minorities In American Politics 2002. Westview Press. p. 87. ISBN 9780786742912. Retrieved 2015-04-13.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Thomas S. McMillan
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 1st congressional district
L. Mendel Rivers