WINN, Edward Lawrence, Jr. (Larry)

WINN, Edward Lawrence, Jr. (Larry)
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1919–2017

Biography

WINN, Edward Lawrence, Jr. (Larry), a Representative from Kansas; born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., August 22, 1919; attended public schools in Kansas City, Mo.; B.A., University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kans., 1941; two years with a radio station in Kansas City, Mo.; two years with North American Aviation; two years as a private builder; vice president, Winn-Rau Corp., 1950-1966; national director, National Association of Home Builders, fourteen years; past president, Home Builders Association of Kansas; elected as a Republican to the Ninetieth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1967-January 3, 1985); did not seek reelection to the Ninety-ninth Congress; died on December 31, 2017, in Prairie Village, Kans.; remains were cremated.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

University of Kansas Libraries
Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library

Lawrence, KS
Papers: 1965-1985, 167 linear feet. The papers of Larry Winn is comprised predominately of his Congressional files, as well as scrapbooks, and some photographs. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Larry Winn, Jr., Republican Representative from Kansas. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.

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