A Guide to Florida Governors and the Florida Cabinet
Fred Cone (1870-1949)
Twenty-seventh governor: January 5, 1937 to January 7, 1941
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Lt. Governor: None
First Lady: Mildred Victoria Thompson Cone
Secretary of State:
Robert A. Gray (1930-1961)
J. M. (James Martin) Lee (1933-1946)
Commissioner of Agriculture:
Nathan Mayo (1923-1960)
Supt. of Public Instruction:
Colin English (1937-1949)
Florida Photographic Collection:
- Images related to Fred Cone.
- Search Cone, Frederick Preston, 1871-1948 in the Florida Photographic Collection.
Collections at the State Archives of Florida:
- RG 102 Governors (1929-1971)
- RG 900000 Manuscripts
- Nelson, Dave. “A New Deal for Welfare: Governor Fred Cone and the Florida State Welfare Board” Florida Historical Quarterly (Summer 2005)
- Frederick Preston Cone, Florida Governors' Portraits, Museum of Florida History.