Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

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Lundeen, Ernest

Lundeen, Ernest, a Representative and a Senator from Minnesota; born near Beresford, Union County, S. Dak., August 4, 1878; attended the common schools; was graduated from the high school of Dayton, Iowa, in 1895 and from Carleton College, Northfield, Minn., in 1901; studied law at the University of Minnesota at Minneapolis; was admitted to the bar in 1906 and commenced practice at Minneapolis, Minn.; served in Company B, Twelfth Minnesota Volunteers, during the Spanish-American War; member of the State house of representatives 1910-1914; delegate to the Republican National Conventions in 1912 and 1916; elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fifth Congress (March 4, 1917-March 3, 1919); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1918; resumed the practice of law; was a candidate for nomination and election to Congress on numerous occasions; elected as a Farmer-Laborite to the Seventy-third and Seventy-fourth Congresses (March 4, 1933-January 3, 1937); elected on the Farmer-Labor ticket to the United States Senate in 1936 and served from January 3, 1937, until his death in an airplane crash near Lovettsville, Va., on August 31, 1940; interment in Little Arlington National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.

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Chicago: U.S. Congress, "Lundeen, Ernest," Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1483 Original Sources, accessed September 25, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=5AXZ4V1HGBJG4JT.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "Lundeen, Ernest." Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949, in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1483, Original Sources. 25 Sep. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=5AXZ4V1HGBJG4JT.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'Lundeen, Ernest' in Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949. cited in , U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1483. Original Sources, retrieved 25 September 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=5AXZ4V1HGBJG4JT.