Frank Bradford MORSE, Congress, MA (1921-1994)


MORSE, Frank Bradford, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., August 7, 1921; B.S., Boston University, Boston, Mass., 1948; LL.B., Boston University School of Law, Boston, Mass., 1949; United States Army, 1942-1946; lawyer, private practice; business executive; law clerk to Chief Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1949; faculty, Boston University School of Law, Boston, Mass., 1949-1953; member of city council, Lowell, Mass., 1952-1953; staff member for United States Senate Armed Services Committee, 1953-1954; executive secretary and chief assistant to United States Senator Leverett Saltonstall, 1955-1958; deputy administrator of Veterans Administration, 1958-1960; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-seventh and reelected to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1961- May 1, 1972); Under Secretary General for Political and General Assembly Affairs at the United Nations, 1972-1976; director, United Nations Development Program, 1976-1986; died on December 18, 1994, in Naples, Fla.; cremated and placed in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present