DICKEY, Jay W., Jr.

DICKEY, Jay W., Jr.
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1939–2017

Biography

DICKEY, Jay W., Jr., a Representative from Arkansas; born in Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Ark., December 14, 1939; graduated from Pine Bluff High School, Pine Bluff, Ark., 1957; attended Hendrix College; B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark., 1961; J.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark., 1963; lawyer, private practice; city attorney of Pine Bluff, Ark., 1968-1970; lecturer, University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff, 1979; special justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court, 1988; private advocate; business owner; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Third and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1993-January 3, 2001); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Seventh Congress in 2000; unsuccessful candidate for election to the One Hundred Eighth Congress in 2002; died on April 20, 2017, in Pine Bluff, Ark.

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

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External Research Collections

Ouachita Baptist University
Archives and Special Collections, Riley-Hickingbotham Library

Arkadelphia, AR
Papers: 1993-2001, approximately 150 cubic feet. The papers of former Congressman Jay Dickey include photographs, newsclippings, audio/video recordings, and artifacts supplement the files.
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