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Illinois's 26th congressional district

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Illinois's 26th congressional district

The 26th Congressional District of Illinois was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois. The district was created in 1949 and was eliminated as a result of the 1950 Census. Its only representative was C. W. Bishop who was redistricted from and into the 25th District.

List of representatives

Representative Party Years Electoral history
C. W. Bishop Republican January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
Redistricted from the 25th district
Re-elected in 1950
Redistricted to the 25th district


  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
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