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TOLL, Herman

TOLL, Herman
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1907–1967

Biography

TOLL, Herman, A Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Kiev, Russia, March 15, 1907; graduated from Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pa.; was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Philadelphia, Pa., in 1930; member of the Pennsylvania Prison Society, Philadelphia Housing Association, and the board of directors of the Crusader Savings & Loan Association; in 1950 was elected to the State legislature from the sixteenth legislative district in Philadelphia and reelected in 1952, 1954, and 1956; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-sixth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1959-January 3, 1967); was not a candidate for reelection in 1966 to the Ninetieth Congress; died in Philadelphia, Pa., July 26, 1967; interment in Roosevelt Memorial Park.

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

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External Research Collections

American Jewish Historical Society
Center for Jewish History

New York, NY
Papers: In the Julius Bisno Papers, ca. 1780-1980, 1.5 linear feet. Persons represented include Herman Toll.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

Boston, MA
Papers: In the Lawrence F. O'Brien White House Congressional Liaison Office Files, 1961-1963, 16.5 cubic feet. Correspondents include Herman Toll.

University of Texas at Austin
Briscoe Center for American History

Austin, TX
Papers: In the Sam Rayburn Papers, ca. 1831-2007, approximately 119 feet. Persons represented include Herman Toll.
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