Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1917-1918 Representative Republican
1919-1920 Representative Republican
1921-1922 Representative Republican
1923-1924 Representative Republican
1925-1926 Representative Republican
1927-1928 Representative Republican
1929-1930 Representative Republican
1931-1932 Representative Republican
1933-1934 Representative Republican
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

04/10/1887 - 01/11/1972


STERLING, Philip, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, April 10, 1887 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Central High School, 1906; graduated, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1910; lawyer, Sterling & Willing; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1917 term; reelected to the House for 8 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, chair, Pennsylvania Parole Commission (1927-1930); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1934); died, January 11, 1972 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.