Elkins was a senator from West Virginia and was a Republican. He served from 1907 to 1911.
He was previously a senator from West Virginia as a Republican from 1901 to 1907; a senator from West Virginia as a Republican from 1895 to 1901; the representative for New Mexico as a Republican from 1875 to 1877; and the representative for New Mexico as a Republican from 1873 to 1875.
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo