Senator Jacob K. Javits Collection
Manuscript Collection 285

Congressional Terms and Years

New Congressional terms start on January 3 in odd numbered years.
Congress / 1st Session / 2nd Session

80 1947 1948
81 1949 1950
82 1951 1952
83 1953 1954
84 1955 1956 (1)
85 1957 1958
86 1959 1960
87 1961 1962
88 1963 1964
89 1965 1966
90 1967 1968
91 1969 1970
92 1971 1972
93 1973 1974
94 1975 1976
95 1977 1978
96 1979 1980 (2)
97 1981 1982
  1. From 1955 to 1956 Javits was Attorney General of the State of New York.
  2. Javits' last term in the Senate.