Anthony Joseph Dimond (November 30, 1881 – May 28, 1953) was an American Democratic Party politician who was the Alaska Territory Delegate in the United States House of Representatives for many years (1933–1945). Dimond was also an early champion of Alaska statehood.
Dimond was born in Palatine Bridge, Montgomery County, New York and attended Catholic schools, taught school in Montgomery County (1900–1903), and was a prospector/miner in Alaska (1904–1912) before studying law and beginning practice in Valdez (1913).
Dimond's political experience includes: US Commissioner in Chisana, Alaska (1913–1914); Special Assistant US Attorney for the 3rd Judicial Division of Alaska in Valdez (1917); Mayor of Valdez (1920–1922, 1925–1932); Alaska Territorial Senate (1923–1926, 1929–1932); and District Judge for the 3rd Division of Alaska (1945–1953). He also served as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1936 and 1940. He died on May 28, 1953 in Anchorage.
- Dimond Center; like Dimond High School, its name derives from its proximity to Dimond Boulevard
- The Yiddish Policemen's Union
- Anthony Dimond at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Anthony Joseph Dimond at Find a Grave
- Anthony Dimond at 100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
|United States House of Representatives|
|Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives
from Alaska Territory's at-large congressional district
March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1945