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Pennsylvania House of Representatives




Session Position District Party
1955-1956 Democrat
1957-1958 Democrat
1959 Democrat
1960 Democrat
1961 Democrat
1962 Democrat
1963 Democrat
1964 Democrat
1965 Democrat
1966 Democrat
1967 Democrat
1968 Democrat
1969 176 Democrat
1970 176 Democrat
1971 176 Democrat
1972 176 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia


03/08/1907 - 11/02/1984

SHERMAN, Louis, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, March 8, 1907 in New York City, New York County, NY; graduated, South Philadelphia High School; LL.B., Dickinson Law School, 1931; attorney; naturalization examiner, Office of Immigration and Naturalization, United States Department of Justice; acting chief consumer, Goods Section, United States Office of Public Safety; chief Investigator, Income Tax Department, city of Philadelphia; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1950, 1952); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1955 term; reelected to serve 8 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1973 term; unsuccessful campaign, Common Pleas Court, Philadelphia; unsuccessful campaign, council, city of Philadelphia; died, November 2, 1984 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Shalom Memorial Park, Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.