Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
ENGLISH, Karan (1949-)

ENGLISH, KARAN, a Representative from Arizona; born in Berkeley, Calif., March 23, 1949; graduated from Enterprise High School, Redding, Calif., 1967; A.A., Shasta Junior College, Redding, Calif., 1969; attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, Calif.; B.A., University of Arizona, 1973; graduate work, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Ariz.; conservation program director; Coconino County, Ariz., supervisor, 1981-1987; member of the Arizona state house of representatives, 1987-1991; member of the Arizona state senate, 1991-1993; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third Congress (January 3, 1993-January 3, 1995); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fourth Congress in 1994.

Northern Arizona University
Cline Library
Flagstaff, AZ
Papers: 1980-1994, 91 linear feet.
The papers are from Karan English's tenure as Coconino County Supervisor, her two terms in the Arizona House, one term in the Arizona Senate, and one term in the U.S. Congress. The collection includes files on northern Arizona and Arizona political issues, environmental issues, the impeachment of Evan Mecham, and women's issues.

Papers: In the Mecham Impeachment Collection, ca. 1987, 3 linear feet.
Subjects include Karan English.

  • "Karan English" in Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006.