New York's 45th congressional district

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The 45th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1945 and eliminated as a result of the 1950 Census. For the entirety of its existence it was represented by Daniel A. Reed who was redistricted into the 43rd District after its demise.

Representative[edit]

Representative Party Years Congress(es) Components Electoral history
District created January 3, 1945
Daniel A Reed.jpg Daniel A. Reed Republican January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
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80
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All of Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties Redistricted from the 43rd district and re-elected here in 1944
Re-elected in 1946
Re-elected in 1948
Re-elected in 1950
Redistricted to the 43rd district
District eliminated January 3, 1953

Election results[edit]

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

Year Democratic Republican Other
1944 Orrin H. Parker: 36,050 Daniel A. Reed: 64,456  
1946 Joseph E. Proudman: 20,205 Daniel A. Reed: 53,327 Carl William Lundberg (VV): 2,208
1948 Hubert D. Bliss: 35,406 Daniel A. Reed: 58,340 Lewis King (American Labor): 2,093
Elmer Olson (Liberal): 1,166
1950 Frederick S. Buck: 27,317 Daniel A. Reed: 54,490 Elmer Olson (Liberal): 757

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