Dworshak, Henry C. (Henry Clarence), 1894-1962

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U.S. representative from Idaho, 1939-1946, and senator, 1946-1962.

From the description of Records, 1939-1962. (Idaho State Historical Society Library & Archives). WorldCat record id: 42928479

Henry Clarence Dworshak (b. Aug. 29, 1894, Duluth, Minn.-d. July 23, 1962, Washington, D.C.), a U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator from Idaho, served overseas as a sergeant in the 4th Antiaircraft Machine Gun Battalion during the First World War. He had a long career in the printing trade and was editor and publisher of a newspaper in Burley, Idaho for 20 years. He elected as a Republican to the U.S. Congress, serving from 1939 to 1946, later serving in the U.S. Senate during two time periods from January 1946 to 1949 and from Oct. 1949 until his death in 1962.

From the description of Dworshak, Henry C. (Henry Clarence), 1894-1962 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10574082

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Idaho State Editorial Association. Papers, 1924-1956. University of Idaho Library
creatorOf Cannon, Mark W. Letters received, 1961. Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn New York Times Company records. Arthur Hays Sulzberger papers, 1823-1999 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Curtis, George H. Papers, 1905-1959. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Motion Picture Films from the Army Library Copy Collection. 1964 - 1980. Visiting Senator Henry C. Dworshak, Okinawa
creatorOf Dworshak, Henry Clarence, 1894-1962. Records, 1939-1962. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
referencedIn Rayburn, Sam, papers 92-172, 92-257, 92-389, 92-415, 94-017, 96-066, 96-177, 97-347, 98-130, 2008-225, 2009-008. 29749116., 1831, 1845, 1903-2007 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Crookham, Jean E.,. Streets, buildings and people of Caldwell, ca. 1883-1960. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Dworshak, Henry. Remarks on agriculture and irrigation / Henry Dworshak. Water Resources Collections and Archives, WRCA
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associatedWith Cannon, Mark W. person
associatedWith Crookham, Jean E., person
associatedWith Curtis, George H. person
associatedWith Idaho State Editorial Association. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Times Company corporateBody
associatedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
Agricultural laws and legislation
Irrigation law
Legislators--Records and correspondence


Birth 1894-08-29

Death 1962-07-23



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