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Max Sherman

Max Sherman
Full Name: Max Ray Sherman

Terms of Service

(1) Robert D. Price, in special election 12/10/1977, took office 1/18/1978, succeeded Max R. Sherman, resigned 9/2/1977. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(2) 63rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/10/1973, pp. 12-13. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal .
(3) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1972 due to redistricting. Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators .
(4) Special election 11/8/1977, runoff 12/10/1977. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001 .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • Career as Dean of Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, "Max Sherman, Dean of LBJ Schools, to Retire," 9/27/1996. On Campus .
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Senate Biographies, 63rd Legislature 1973.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, "Texas Government Insider," 10/31/2008, Strategic Partnerships, Inc. 2008.
  • Sherman, Max Ray. Texas State Cemetery .
  • Biographical sketch and photo. The Senators of Texas, 64th Session 1975.
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