HEALEY, Arthur Daniel

HEALEY, Arthur Daniel
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
About this object
1889–1948

Biography

HEALEY, Arthur Daniel, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., on December 29, 1889; attended the public schools; was graduated from Somerville (Mass.) Latin School in 1908; attended Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1909 and 1910 and was graduated from the law department of Boston (Mass.) University in 1913; was admitted to the bar in 1914 and commenced practice in Boston, Mass.; during the First World War enlisted on August 9, 1917, and served through the ranks to second lieutenant in the Quartermaster Corps, being discharged on March 6, 1919; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third and to the four succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1933, until his resignation on August 3, 1942, to accept an appointment as judge of the United States District Court for Massachusetts, in which capacity he served until his death in Somerville, Mass., September 16, 1948; interment in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Mass.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

Indiana University
Lilly Library

Bloomington, IN
Papers: In the Ludlow manuscripts, 1898-1948, 8355 items. Correspondents include Healey.

Syracuse University Library
Special Collections Research Center

Syracuse, NY
Papers: In the William H. Benjamin Papers, 1935-1936, 86 items. The collection includes correspondence from Healey concerning a campaign by the National Farm News for rural road development.
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