Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
EHRLICH, Robert L., Jr. (1957-)

EHRLICH, ROBERT L., JR., a Representative from Maryland; born in Arbutus, Howard County, Md., November 25, 1957; B.A., Princeton University, Princeton, N.J., 1979; J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, N.C., 1982; member of the Maryland state general assembly, 1987-1994; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-January 3, 2003); not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Eighth Congress in 2002; Governor of Maryland, 2003-2007; unsuccessful candidate for governor of Maryland in 2010.

Townson University
Special Collections and Archives, Albert S. Cook Library
Towson, MD
Papers: ca. 1987-2006, 52 linear feet.
This collection contains personal papers and mementos belonging to and donated by former Maryland State Governor Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr. and reflecting his time as a delegate, congressman, and governor. These items include original documents and photocopies or printouts of newspaper articles; baseball caps relating to various events and organizations; sports memorabilia from Maryland sports teams; medals and commemorative coins; plaques, certificates, trophies, and other commemorative gifts given to the creator; sheets of commemorative postage stamps; framed and unframed photographs, prints, and art pieces; video and audiotapes containing recordings of the creator’s television and radio appearances and programs relating to his political activities; and other miscellaneous items. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Videocassette: 1994, 5 commercials on 1 videocassette.
The commercials were used during Bob Ehrlich's 1994 campaign for U.S. Congress in District 2 of Maryland, Republican Party.

  • Ehrlich, Robert. Turn This Car Around: The Roadmap to Restoring America. Dallas, TX: BenBella Books, 2011.
  • "Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr." In Profiles in Character: The Values that Made America. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1996.