Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
HARMON, Randall S. (1903-1982)

HARMON, RANDALL S., a Representative from Indiana; born in North Vernon, Jennings County, Ind., July 19, 1903; graduated from North Vernon High School; took extension courses in law and tool engineering; employed as a tool engineer with Delco Battery Operations in Muncie, Ind., 1933-1959; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-sixth Congress (January 3, 1959-January 3, 1961); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1960 to the Eighty-seventh Congress; unsuccessful candidate in 1962 for Democratic nomination to the Eighty-eighth Congress; unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1968 to the Ninety-first Congress; unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1970 to the Ninety-second Congress; unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1978 to the Ninety-sixth Congress; unsuccessful mayoral candidate in 1979 in Muncie, Ind.; unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1980 to the Ninety-seventh Congress; resident of Muncie, Ind., until his death there on August 18, 1982; interment at Hillcrest Cemetery, North Vernon, Ind.

University of Texas
Briscoe Center for American History
Austin, TX
Papers: In the Sam Rayburn papers, 1831; 1845; 1903-2007, 118 feet.
Harmon included among subjects covered.