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HELEN GRIMES


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1923-1924 Republican
1925-1926 Republican
1927-1928 Republican
1929-1930 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

03/25/1871 - 05/17/1957

GRIMES, Helen D., a Representative from Allegheny County; born, March 25, 1871 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa.; librarian; member, Mothers' Assistance Board, Pittsburgh; elected, president, Congress Clubs of Western Pennsylvania (4 years); appointed, central leader, campaign against the high cost of living, Federal Department of Justice (1920); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1922; reelected to serve 3 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1930); appointed, lead school milk surveyor, Pennsylvania Agricultural Adjustment Administration (1934); died, May 17, 1957 in Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.