DANIELS, Dominick Vincent

DANIELS, Dominick Vincent
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
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DANIELS, Dominick Vincent, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., October 18, 1908; educated in the Jersey City public schools; attended Fordham University, New York City; graduated from Rutgers University Law School, New Brunswick, N.J., in 1929; was admitted to the New Jersey bar in 1930 and commenced the practice of law in Jersey City, N.J.; appointed magistrate of the Jersey City Municipal Court in May 1952, reappointed in 1955, and subsequently was appointed presiding magistrate, in which capacity he served until March 1958; delegate, Democratic National Conventions, 1960, 1964, and 1968; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-sixth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1959-January 3, 1977); was not a candidate for reelection in 1976 to the Ninety-fifth Congress; returned to the practice of law in Jersey City; was a resident of Union City, N.J., until his death in Jersey City on July 17, 1987; interment in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, N.J.

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

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External Research Collections

Saint Peter's College Library

Jersey City, NJ
Papers: 17 feet. Congressional papers. Unprocessed. Contact repository regarding access.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Dominick Daniels, Democratic Representative from New Jersey. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.

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