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Alabama's 10th congressional district

Alabama's 10th congressional district is an obsolete district which existed from 1917 until 1933. Its sole representative was William B. Bankhead. (Alabama had a 10th U.S. Representative from 1913 to 1917, but that seat was elected at large.)

Alabama's 10th congressional district
Obsolete
Representative
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Population (1920)170,857
YearsMarch 4, 1917 - March 3, 1933

Historic boundariesEdit

Census Year Population Counties
1920 170,857 Fayette, Franklin, Lamar, Marion, Pickens, Walker, Winston

List of members representing the districtEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral History Electoral Map
District created March 4, 1917  
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William B. Bankhead
Democratic March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1933
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
Elected in 1916.
Re-elected in 1918.
Re-elected in 1920.
Re-elected in 1922.
Re-elected in 1924.
Re-elected in 1926.
Re-elected in 1928.
Re-elected in 1930.

Redistricted to the 7th district.
District eliminated March 3, 1933

ReferencesEdit

  • Population data from U.S. Census Bureau: Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990
  • Additional population data and counties from the Official Congressional Directories of the 63rd Congress (1913); 65th Congress (1919); and 67th Congress (1922)
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

Coordinates: 32°39′28.35″N 86°47′31.17″W / 32.6578750°N 86.7919917°W / 32.6578750; -86.7919917