New York's 45th congressional district
The 45th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1945 and eliminated as a result of the 1950 Census. For the entirety of its existence it was represented by Daniel A. Reed who was redistricted into the 43rd District after its demise.
|District created||January 3, 1945|
|Daniel A. Reed||Republican|| January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
|All of Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties|| Redistricted from the 43rd district and re-elected here in 1944|
Re-elected in 1946
Re-elected in 1948
Re-elected in 1950
Redistricted to the 43rd district
|District eliminated||January 3, 1953|
The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.
|1944||Orrin H. Parker: 36,050||Daniel A. Reed: 64,456|
|1946||Joseph E. Proudman: 20,205||Daniel A. Reed: 53,327||Carl William Lundberg (VV): 2,208|
|1948||Hubert D. Bliss: 35,406||Daniel A. Reed: 58,340|| Lewis King (American Labor): 2,093|
Elmer Olson (Liberal): 1,166
|1950||Frederick S. Buck: 27,317||Daniel A. Reed: 54,490||Elmer Olson (Liberal): 757|
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
- Election Statistics 1920-present Clerk of the House of Representatives