Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
WOLF, Frank Rudolph (1939-)

WOLF, FRANK RUDOLPH, a Representative from Virginia; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 30, 1939; attended the University of Mississippi, Oxford, Miss., 1957-1958; B.A., Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pa., 1961; LL.B., Georgetown University Law School, Washington, D.C., 1965; United States Army Reserve, 1962-1967; lawyer, private practice; staff, United States Representative Edward G. Biester, Jr., of Pennsylvania, 1968-1971; staff, United States Secretary of the Interior Rogers C.B. Morton, 1971-1974; deputy assistant secretary, United States Department of the Interior, 1974-1975; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States House of Representative in 1976; unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States House of Representative in 1978; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-seventh and to the sixteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1981-January 3, 2015); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress in 2014.

George Mason University
Special Collections and Archives
Fairfax, VA

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Audio reels: 1982-1986, 18 commercials on 5 sound tape reels.
The commercials were used during Frank Wolf's campaigns for the 1982 and 1986 U.S. congressional elections in District 10 of Virginia, Republican Party.

University of Virginia
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: In the Harry Flood Byrd Papers, ca. 1920-2005, approximately 370 items.
Correspondents include Frank Wolf.

  • Wolf, Frank., with Anne Morse. Prisoner of Conscience: One Man's Crusade fro Global Human and Religious Rights. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Publishing, 2011.