Francis Marion Smith

Businessperson, Organization founder

1846 – 1931

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Who was Francis Marion Smith?

Francis Marion Smith was an American miner, business magnate and civic builder in the Mojave Desert, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Oakland, California.

Frank Smith created the extensive interurban public transit Key System in Oakland, the East Bay, and San Francisco.

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Born
Feb 2, 1846
United States of America
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Oakland
Died
Aug 27, 1931

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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