Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
KRAMER, Kenneth Bentley (1942-)

KRAMER, KENNETH BENTLEY, a Representative from Colorado; born in Chicago, Ill., February 19, 1942; graduated from Miles Township High School, Skokie, Ill., 1959; B.A., University of Illinois, Champaign, Ill., 1963; J.D., Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass., 1966; admitted to the Illinois bar in 1966 and, Colorado bar in 1969; lawyer, private practice; United States Army, 1967-1970; deputy district attorney, Office of District Attorney, Fourth Judicial District, 1970-1972; member of the Colorado state general assembly, 1973-1978; delegate, Colorado State Republican conventions, 1974-1986; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3, 1987); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundredth Congress in 1986, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate; Assistant Secretary of the Army for Financial Management, 1988-1989; Associate Judge, United States Court of Veterans Appeals, October 1989-2000; Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for Veteran Claims, 2000-2004; is a resident of Arlington,. Va.

Colorado Historical Society
Denver, CO
Papers: 1978-1986. 2 cubic feet.
Photographs and television news film. Finding aid in repository.


Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
Colorado Springs, CO
Papers: Quantity unknown. Collection being processed.

Denver Public Library
Western History/Genealogy Department
Denver, CO
Papers: 1975-1990, 64 linear feet.
The collection contains former Congressman Ken Kramer's papers related to his public service: correspondence, files, clippings, press releases, reports.


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Videocassettes: 1984, 2 commercials on 1 videocassette.
The commercials were used during Ken Kramer's campaign for the 1984 U.S. congressional election in District 5 of Colorado, Republican Party.