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Rep. Joseph Byrns

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 5th District

Byrns was the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1933 to 1936.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1931 to 1933; the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1927 to 1931; the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1925 to 1927; the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1923 to 1925; the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1915 to 1923; and the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1909 to 1915.

Photo of Rep. Joseph Byrns [D-TN5, 1933-1936]

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