Emmett T. Anderson

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Emmett Anderson
Lieutenant Governor Anderson, 1955.jpg
Anderson in 1955
12th Lieutenant Governor of Washington
In office
January 12, 1953 – January 14, 1957
GovernorArthur B. Langlie
Preceded byVictor A. Meyers
Succeeded byJohn Cherberg
Personal details
Born(1890-01-17)January 17, 1890
Tacoma, Washington, U.S.
DiedMarch 20, 1969(1969-03-20) (aged 79)
Tacoma, Washington, U.S.
Political partyRepublican

Emmett T. Anderson (January 17, 1890 – March 20, 1969) was a Republican politician from the U.S. state of Washington. He served as the 12th Lieutenant Governor of Washington, from 1953 to 1957.

Anderson unsuccessfully ran for governor in the 1956 gubernatorial election, losing to Albert D. Rosellini.


  • "Lieutenant Governors of the state of Washington". State of Washington. Archived from the original on December 19, 2012. Retrieved January 22, 2011.
Party political offices
Preceded by
Arthur B. Langlie
Republican nominee for Governor of Washington
Succeeded by
Lloyd J. Andrews
Political offices
Preceded by
Victor A. Meyers
Lieutenant Governor of Washington
Succeeded by
John Cherberg