Edwin Arthur Hall
|Member of the|
U.S. House of Representatives
from New York
November 7, 1939 – January 3, 1953
|Preceded by||Bert Lord|
|Succeeded by||W. Sterling Cole|
|Constituency||34th district (1939–45)|
37th district (1945–53)
|Born||February 11, 1909|
Binghamton, New York, U.S.
|Died||October 18, 2004 (aged 95)|
Montrose, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Relations||John A. Collier (great-grandfather)|
|Alma mater||Cornell University|
Hall was born in Binghamton, New York. He graduated from Cornell University in 1931, and was involved in several Binghamton-area businesses, including banking and construction. He was a member of the Binghamton City Council from 1937 until 1939. Hall was elected to Congress in 1939 to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Bert Lord and served from November 7, 1939, until January 3, 1953.
From 1953 to 1954 he was administrative assistant to New York State Assembly member Richard H. Knauf, and in 1955 and 1956 he was employed by the New York State Civil Service Commission. From 1957 to 1958 he was a member of the staff of the New York State Soil Conservation Service.
He was the great-grandson of United States Representative John A. Collier.
- United States Congress. "Edwin Arthur Hall (id: H000050)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Edwin Arthur Hall at Find a Grave
- Edwin Arthur Hall at Political Graveyard