U.S. House, District 09, 1940 Election

Primary Republican

Date: September 10, 1940
Cycle: 1940
Office: U.S. House
State: Minnesota
District: 09
Counties: Becker, Beltrami, Clay, Clearwater, Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Otter Tail, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, Roseau, Wilkin
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Colvin G. Butler Man Republican 6,069 22.02 +5.64
Ole O. Sageng Man Republican 4,515 16.38
Earl M. Saul Man Republican 4,118 14.94
Henry C. Stiening Man Republican 3,621 13.14
James S. Eriksson Man Republican 3,096 11.23
Christian G. Dosland Man Republican 2,518 9.13
Axel W. Peterson Man Republican 1,771 6.42
Charles O. Herman Man Republican 1,296 4.70
Adolph W. Olson Man Republican 561 2.04

Dosland was the former Mayor of Moorhead.

Related Reports

Sources

  • The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota, 1941 (p. 212).