Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
EVANS, Frank Edward (1923-2010)

EVANS, FRANK EDWARD, a Representative from Colorado; born in Pueblo, Colo., September 6, 1923; attended public schools in Colorado Springs; entered Pomona College, Claremont, Calif., in 1941; interrupted education in 1943 to serve in the United States Navy as a patrol pilot, 1943-1946; University of Denver, B.A., 1948, and from the law school, LL.B., 1950; was admitted to the bar in 1950 and began the practice of law in Pueblo; member of the State house of representatives, 1961-1964; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965-January 3, 1979); was not a candidate for reelection in 1978 to the Ninety-sixth Congress; died on June 8, 2010, in Pueblo, Colo.

Colorado Historical Society
Denver, CO
Papers: 1964-1978. 2 cubic feet.
Photographs and television news film. Finding aid in repository.


University of Colorado at Boulder
Archives, University Libraries
Boulder, CO
Papers: 1964-1978, 440 linear feet.
The papers of Frank Edward Evans include correspondence, subject and personal files, and published material from his congressional service. A finding aid is available in the repository.

  • Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Frank E. Evans, Democratic Representative from Colorado. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.