South Dakota's 3rd congressional district

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South Dakota's 3rd congressional district is an obsolete United States Congressional district. It was created after the 1910 census and abolished after the 1930 census. The district covered all of the counties in South Dakota west of the Missouri River.[1]

List of members representing the district[edit]

Member
(Residence)
Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
District created March 4, 1913
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Eben W. Martin
(Deadwood)
Republican March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1915
63rd Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1912.
Retired.
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Harry L. Gandy
(Rapid City)
Democratic March 4, 1915 –
March 3, 1921
64th
65th
66th
Elected in 1914.
Re-elected in 1916.
Re-elected in 1918.
Lost re-election.
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William Williamson
(Oacoma)
Republican March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1933
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
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 2nd district and lost renomination.
District eliminated March 4, 1933

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official Congressional Directory, 63rd Congress (1913) through 72nd Congress (1931)
  • 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: 44°40′N 101°40′W / 44.667°N 101.667°W / 44.667; -101.667