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Collection National Woman's Party Congressional Voting Card Collection
Catalog Number 1915.034.011
Object Name Card, Congressional Voting
Title Senator John W. Smith of Maryland
Political Life in Congress
Date 1915
Dates of Creation 1915
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1915
Scope & Content Congressional Voting Card File, 1915-1932
The following is typed on a 5" x 8" paper card

J. W. Smith
Political Life in Congress.

Was nominated and elected to Congress from the first congressional district of Maryland in 1898
Was nominated by direct vote of the members of the Democratic Party of Maryland on Nov. 5, 1907 by a plurality of 17,931, at the first primary election held in his state for the United States Senator, to serve the term beginning March 4, 1909, and was thereafter elected U.S. Senator for that term by the general assembly of the State January 15, 1908. He was elected U.S. Senator at the same session of the Maryland Legislature, on March 24, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of Hon. Wm. Pinkey Whyte for the unexpired term ending March 3, 1909. His term expires Mar. 3, 1915. (C.D.)

Bills supported. High tariff on lumber (Inf. from home dist.)
Bills voted against Progressive. Inf. from home dist.)
People Smith, Senator John W., 1845-1925
Subjects Congressional Card Index
Smith, Senator John W., 1845-1925
Search Terms Congressional Card Index
Smith, Senator John W, 1845-1925