West Virginia's at-large congressional seat

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From 1913 to 1917 only, West Virginia elected Howard Sutherland, one of its members of the United States House of Representatives, at-large from the entire state, in addition to its five districted representatives.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1913
HowardSutherland.jpg Howard Sutherland Republican March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1917
First elected in 1912

Retired to run for U.S. Senate
District eliminated March 4, 1917

References[edit]

  • 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: 39°00′N 80°30′W / 39°N 80.5°W / 39; -80.5