Kansas’s 5th congressional district

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Kansas’s 5th congressional district is an obsolete district for representation in the United States House of Representatives.

It existed from 1885 to 1993.

List of representatives

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1885
John Alexander Anderson - Brady-Handy.jpg John A. Anderson Republican March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1887
[Data unknown/missing.]
Independent Republican March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
Republican March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
John davis kansas.jpg John Davis Populist March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
WilliamACalderhead.jpg William A. Calderhead Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
No image.svg William D. Vincent Populist March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1899
[Data unknown/missing.]
WilliamACalderhead.jpg William A. Calderhead Republican March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
No image.svg Rollin R. Rees Republican March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1913
[Data unknown/missing.]
No image.svg Guy T. Helvering Democratic March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
JamesGStrong.jpg James G. Strong Republican March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
WilliamAugustusAyres.jpg William A. Ayres Democratic March 4, 1933 –
August 22, 1934
Redistricted from the 8th district.

Resigned when appointed to the Federal Trade Commission.

Vacant August 22, 1934 –
January 3, 1935
John Mills Houston - 1939-10-26.jpg John M. Houston Democratic January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
[Data unknown/missing.]
CliffordHope.jpg Clifford R. Hope Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1957
Redistricted from the 7th district.
No image.svg James F. Breeding Democratic January 3, 1957 –
January 3, 1963
[Data unknown/missing.]
CONGRESSMAN JOE SKUBITZ, RANKING MINORITY MEMBER OF THE U.S HOUSE INTERIOR COMMITTEE, RIDES IN THE ANNUAL PARADE IN... - NARA - 557056.jpg Joe Skubitz Republican January 3, 1963 –
December 31, 1978
Resigned.
Vacant December 31, 1978 –
January 3, 1979
Bob Whittaker.png Bob Whittaker Republican January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1991
[Data unknown/missing.]
Dick Nichols.jpg Dick Nichols Republican January 3, 1991 –
January 3, 1993
Redistricted to the 4th district and lost renomination there.
District eliminated January 3, 1993 [Data unknown/missing.]

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