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Hawaii Statehood, August 21, 1959

Certificate of Election of Joseph Farrington, November 16, 1942

These documents certify the election of Joseph Farrington as Hawaii's Delegate to Congress. The Delegate was Hawaii's single, non-voting representative in Congress. Farrington was affectionately known as "Statehood Joe" for his support for Hawaiian statehood. He served in Congress until his death in 1954.

RG 233, Records of the U.S. House of Representatives

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