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us: Rhodes, George M. (George Milton), 1898-1978


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • George Milton
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18980224
    • Death Date

        19781023
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Reading (Pa.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Reading (Pa.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) American Federation of Labor
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 19490103
        • Affiliation End: 19690103
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators--United States
    • Earlier Established Forms

        Rhodes, George M. (George Milton), 1899-1978
    • Sources

      • found: George Rhodes story, 1975: title page (Congressman George M. Rhodes)
      • found: OCLC database, June 15, 1999 (hdg.: Rhodes, George M. (George Milton), 1899-1978; usage: George M. Rhodes)
      • found: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, via WWW, November 11, 2013 (Rhodes, George Milton (1898 - 1978); a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Reading, Berks County, Pa., February 24, 1898; attended Reading public schools; during the First World War served in the United States Army; printer, Reading Eagle Co., 1913-1927; business manager, Reading Labor Advocate, 1927-1942; A.F. of L. labor representative; editor and manager of The New Era, 1942-1949; president of Federated Trades Council, A.F. of L. Central Labor Union, 1928-1951; member of the Reading Housing Authority, 1938-1948; delegate to Socialist National Conventions in 1928 and 1932, and to Democrat National Conventions in 1952 and 1956; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1949-January 3, 1969); was not a candidate for reelection in 1968 to the Ninety-first Congress; resided in Reading, Pa., where he died October 23, 1978)
    • Change Notes

      • 1999-06-17: new
      • 2013-11-14: revised
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