BOEHLERT, Sherwood Louis

BOEHLERT, Sherwood Louis
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
About this object
1936–2021

Biography

BOEHLERT, Sherwood Louis, A Representative from New York; born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., September 28, 1936; B.A., Utica College, Utica, N.Y., 1961; United States Army, 1956-1958; staff for United States Representative Alexander Pirnie of New York, 1964-1979; elected, county executive, Oneida County, N.Y., 1979-1982; delegate, New York state Republican convention, 1980; delegate, Republican National Convention, 1980; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and to the eleven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 2007); chair, Committee on Science (One Hundred Seventh through One Hundred Ninth Congresses); not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Tenth Congress in 2006; died on September 20, 2021, in New Hartford, N.Y.

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

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External Research Collections

Cornell University
Carl A. Kroch Library

Ithaca, NY
Papers: In the Robert R. Wilson papers, 1936-2000, 12.3 cubic feet. Persons represented include Sherwood Boehlert.

Library of Congress
Veterans History Project

Washington, DC
Oral History: 2013, 1 VHS and 1 MiniDV. An oral history with Sherwood Boehlert about his Army service from 1956 to 1958 at Fort Dix, New Jersey (basic training); and Governors Island, New York.

University at Albany Libraries, SUNY
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives

Albany, NY
Papers: ca. 1982-2006, approximately 665 cubic feet. This collection contains materials from Sherwood Boehlert's service in the United States Congress from the State of New York. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.
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