Thomas A. Jenkins

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  1. The Two Conventions, the Two Platforms, and the Two Candidates: Remarks of Hon. Thomas A. Jenkins, of Ohio, in the House of Representatives, Wednesday, September 11, 1940
  2. I Favor Aid to Dependent Widows and Children of World War Veterans: Speech of Hon. Thomas A. Jenkins, of Ohio, in the House of Representatives, May 13, 1940
  3. War Department Civil Functions Appropriation Bill, 1941: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Seventy-sixth Congress, Third Session, on H.R. 8668, Bill Making Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1941, for Civil Functions Administered by the War Department, and for Other Purposes - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations U.S. Government Printing Office
  4. "Final Report on Foreign Aid of the House Select Committee on Foreign Aid" (PDF). Marshall Foundation. May 1, 1948. Retrieved May 30, 2020.
  5. "HR 6127. CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1957". GovTrack.us.
Thomas Albert Jenkins
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at a TVA committee hearing, November 23, 1938, Washington, D.C.
Member of the U.S.HouseofRepresentatives
from Ohio's 10th district
In office
March 4, 1925 January 3, 1959
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th congressional district

March 4, 1925–January 3, 1959
Succeeded by

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