Herbert F. Lemp

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Herbert F. Lemp
Mayor of Boise, Idaho
In office
May 2, 1927 – May 6, 1927
Preceded by Ernest G. Eagleson
Succeeded by Walter F. Hansen
Personal details
Born June 24, 1884
Boise, Idaho Territory, United States
Died May 6, 1927(1927-05-06) (aged 42)[1]
Boise, Idaho, United States

Herbert Frederick Lemp served briefly as mayor of Boise, Idaho, before his death in May 1927.

Lemp was elected mayor in April 1927 but was seriously injured in a polo accident shortly thereafter. Lemp was sworn in as mayor in the hospital but succumbed to his injuries four days later.[2] His term was completed by Walter F. Hansen.


  1. ^ "Special Collections- Manuscripts". Abish.byui.edu. Retrieved 2012-08-17. 
  2. ^ Mayors - Boise Arts & History (accessed 23 December 2013)