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New York: 1937-38 Constitutional Convention

Delegates to State Constitutional Convention, 1937-38 (May be incomplete!)

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1937: Edward T. Corcoran (Dem), elected, but died before taking office. William Ross Lee (Rep), elected.
  • 1938 Apr 5: William Ross Lee, resigned.
  • 1938 Aug 8: George F. McNaughton, died in office.
  • 1937 Nov 2: Abbot Low Moffat (Rep & American Labor & City Fusion), elected; Edward Corsi (Rep & American Labor & City Fusion), elected; Robert F. Wagner (Dem & American Labor), elected; Morris S. Tremaine (Dem & American Labor), elected; Samuel Untermyer (Dem & American Labor), elected; Caroline O'Day (Dem & American Labor), elected; Lithgow Osborne (Dem & American Labor), elected; Charles Poletti (Dem & American Labor), elected; Harlan W. Rippey (Dem & American Labor), elected; Benjamin F. Feinberg (Rep & City Fusion), elected; Frederick E. Crane (Rep & City Fusion), elected; Harry E. Lewis (Rep & City Fusion), elected; Charles B. Sears (Rep & City Fusion), elected; George R. Fearon (Rep & City Fusion), elected; Philip J. McCook (Rep & City Fusion), elected; Charles W. Walton (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Paul Windels (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Mary H. Donlon (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Henry G. Wenzel, Jr. (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Thomas J. Murphy (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Alfred L. Simon (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Belle W. Saltford (Rep & City Fusion), defeated; Thomas F. Conway (Dem), defeated; John Boyd Thacher (Dem), defeated; Samuel J. Foley (Dem), defeated; John J. Curtin (Dem), defeated; George J. Ryan (Dem), defeated; Alice Campbell Good (Dem), defeated; Generoso Pope (Dem), defeated; William B. Carswell (Dem), defeated; Adolf A. Berle (American Labor), defeated; Charles Solomon (American Labor), defeated; Emil Schlesinger (American Labor), defeated; Myles A. Paige (American Labor), defeated; Joseph E. Brill (American Labor), defeated; Frederick F. Umhey (American Labor), defeated; Norman Thomas (Socialist), defeated; Harry W. Laidler (Socialist), defeated; Reinhold Niebuhr (Socialist), defeated; A. Philip Randolph (Socialist), defeated; Jack Altman (Socialist), defeated; Frank R. Crosswaith (Socialist), defeated; Margaret Lamont (Socialist), defeated; Max Delson (Socialist), defeated; Vera Washburne (Socialist), defeated; Irving Ostrowsky (Socialist), defeated; Murray Baron (Socialist), defeated; Murray Gross (Socialist), defeated; Herman J. Hahn (Socialist), defeated; Herbert M. Poller (Socialist), defeated; Hans Peters (Socialist), defeated; Eugene Blake (Industrial Government), defeated; Jeremiah D. Crowley (Industrial Government), defeated; Samuel Smiley (Industrial Government), defeated; George M. Pullman (Industrial Government), defeated; Belle J. Rosen (Industrial Government), defeated; Jacob E. Alexander (Industrial Government), defeated; Charles Lasker (Industrial Government), defeated; Aaron M. Orange (Industrial Government), defeated; Jacob Berlin (Industrial Government), defeated; Oscar Harrison (Industrial Government), defeated; Morris Kowarsky (Industrial Government), defeated; Frank Tome (Industrial Government), defeated; Adolph Orange (Industrial Government), defeated; Frank E. Passonno (Industrial Government), defeated; Michael Kronfeld (Industrial Government), defeated.
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