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Harry L. Englebright


Picture of Harry L. Englebright
CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
08-31-1926 Republican CD-02 0 Win
11-02-1926 Republican CD-02 32264 Win
11-06-1928 Republican CD-02 32455 Win
11-04-1930 Republican CD-02 35941 Win
11-08-1932 Republican CD-02 43146 Win
11-06-1934 Republican CD-02 66370 Win
11-03-1936 Republican CD-02 51416 Win
11-08-1938 Republican CD-02 71496 Win
11-05-1940 Republican CD-02 71033 Win
11-03-1942 Republican CD-02 50094 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 2, 1884 in Nevada City, CA
Son of William F. Englebright
Died (in office): May 13, 1943 in Bethesda, Maryland

1911-1914: Engineer, State Conservation Commission of California
1935-1942: Republican Whip, US House of Representatives

  • PLACENAME: The Englebright Dam, on the Yuba River in Yuba and Nevada Counties, was constructed in the 1930s. Congressman Englebright worked with the Army Corps of Engineers to promote the construction of of dam to assist hydraulic mining operations in 'gold country'.

Source: "Herald Dawn of New Era for Monitor", Los Angeles Times: May 4, 1936. p. 17