New York's 39th congressional district

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The 39th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1913 as a result of the 1910 Census. It was eliminated in 1983 as a result of the 1980 Census. It was last represented by Stanley N. Lundine who was redistricted into the 34th District.

Past Components[edit]

1973-1983:

All of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua
Parts of Chemung, Erie, Steuben

1963-1973:

Parts of Erie

1953-1963:

All of Genesee, Orleans, Wyoming
Parts of Monroe

1945-1953:

All of Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins

1913-1945:

All of Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, Wyoming
Parts of Monroe

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years Note
District created March 4, 1913
Henry G. Danforth.jpg Henry G. Danforth Republican March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1917 redistricted from 32nd district
ArchieDSanders.jpg Archie D. Sanders Republican March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1933
JWWadsworth.jpg James W. Wadsworth, Jr. Republican March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1945 redistricted to 41st district
William Sterling Cole C000617.jpg W. Sterling Cole Republican January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1953 redistricted from 37th district, redistricted to 37th district
Harold Ostertag.jpg Harold C. Ostertag Republican January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1963 redistricted from 41st district, redistricted to 37th district
John R. Pillion.jpg John R. Pillion Republican January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1965 redistricted from 42nd district
Richard D. McCarthy.jpg Richard D. McCarthy Democratic January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1971
Jack Kemp official portrait.jpg Jack Kemp Republican January 3, 1971 – January 3, 1973 redistricted to 38th district
James F. Hastings.jpg James F. Hastings Republican January 3, 1973 – January 20, 1976 redistricted from 38th district, resigned
vacant
January 21, 1976 – March 1, 1976
Stan Lundine 1981 congressional photo.jpg Stanley N. Lundine Democratic March 2, 1976 – January 3, 1983 redistricted to 34th district
District eliminated January 3, 1983

Election results[edit]

The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.

Year Democratic Republican Other
1980 Stanley N. Lundine: 93,839 James Abdella: 75,039 Genevieve F. Roman (Right to Life): 2,554
1978 Stanley N. Lundine: 79,385 Crispin Maguire: 56,431
1976 Stanley N. Lundine: 109,986 Richard A. Snowden: 68,018
1974 William L. Parment: 53,866 James F. Hastings: 87,321 Joseph V. Damiano (Conservative): 3,832
1972 Wilbur White, Jr.: 49,253 James F. Hastings: 126,147
1970 Thomas P. Flaherty: 90,949 Jack Kemp: 96,989
1968 Richard D. McCarthy: 120,509 Daniel E. Weber: 92,589 John R. Pillion (Conservative): 7,613
1966 Richard D. McCarthy: 95,671 John R. Pillion: 87,230
1964 Richard D. McCarthy: 108,235 John R. Pillion: 96,934
1962 Angelo S. D'Eloia: 55,774 John R. Pillion: 99,527 Walter Bratek (Liberal): 3,661
1960 Henry R. Dutcher, Jr.: 69,704 Harold C. Ostertag: 103,162
1958 Harold L. Rakov: 48,144 Harold C. Ostertag: 90,004
1956 William H. Mostyn: 48,634 Harold C. Ostertag: 116,043
1954 George W. Cooke: 45,000 Harold C. Ostertag: 82,769
1952 O. Richard Judson: 55,483 Harold C. Ostertag: 107,501 Michael J. Burke (American Labor): 281
1950 Donald J. O'Connor: 31,639 W. Sterling Cole: 64,377 Grace W. Hill (American Labor): 1,092
1948 Donald J. O'Connor: 37,272 W. Sterling Cole: 70,659 Harold Slingerland (American Labor): 2,002
1946 William Heidt, Jr.: 23,205 W. Sterling Cole: 61,330
1944 Charlotte D. Curren: 31,152 W. Sterling Cole: 75,740 Julian P. Bretz (American Labor): 4,396
1942 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 83,195
1940 J. Frederick Colson: 48,133 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 73,316
1938 J. Frank Gilligan: 28,292 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 65,489 Edward J. Wagner (American Labor): 5,460
Clair Walbridge (Socialist): 336
1936 Donald J. Corbett: 41,699 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 66,869 Charles A. Lissow (Union): 3,727
Clair Walbridge (Socialist): 1,811
Canio Parrini (Communist): 172
1934 David A. White: 36,658 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 49,915 John Canden Bosch (Socialist): 2,001
Canio Parrini (Communist): 215
1932 David A. White: 35,367 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 50,855 Ernest R. Clark (Law Preservation): 20,209
Martin T. Cook (Socialist): 1,500
1930 James M. Dwyer: 29,610 Archie D. Sanders: 40,069 William Hilsdorf, Sr. (Socialist): 2,140
1928 Frank L. Morris: 34,175 Archie D. Sanders: 69,615 George Weber (Socialist): 3,371
1926 David A. White: 20,449 Archie D. Sanders: 48,623 George Weber (Socialist): 2,714
1924 Michael L. Coleman: 23,689 Archie D. Sanders: 58,165 George Weber (Socialist): 3,798
1922 David A. White: 22,585 Archie D. Sanders: 37,852 Clark Allis (Prohibition): 2,100
1920 David A. White: 17,602 Archie D. Sanders: 53,079 George Weber (Socialist): 3,943

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