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Blair County
Pennsylvania

Blair County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Blair County (incomplete!): Charles McCullough, as of 1927 — Thomas Lawly, as of 1937

Republican Party chairs in Blair County (incomplete!): William H. Orr, as of 1927 — R. A. Patterson, as of 1953


Blair County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1912, Baltimore: Charles A. Greer
   1916, St. Louis: Bernard J. Clark — Augustus V. Dively — Albert Schultz
   1924, New York: Bernard J. Clark — Thomas H. Greevy — Charles O'Neill — Margaret C. Vaughn
   1928, Houston: Arthur B. Clark — Bernard J. Clark — Grace M. Curran — Robert A. Henderson
   1940, Chicago: Alton M. Briggs
   1944, Chicago: Alton M. Briggs
   1952, Chicago: Thomas A. Bloom — Harry A. McIntosh
   1956, Chicago: Robert W. Anthony — Wilbur V. Christopher — Edward J. Flanagan — Jean Sharkey
   1960, Los Angeles: John R. Davis — Francis L. McGuire — Joseph Anthony Moran
   1964, Atlantic City: Joseph Anthony Moran
   1972, Miami Beach: William C. Geis — Thomas K. Healy — Robert W. Montler — Patricia L. Packard
   1984, San Francisco: Joseph Bell — Michael Cassidy — Betty Magar
   1996, Chicago: Arthur L. Chamberlain
   2004, Boston: Dennis Walter
Republican National Conventions:
   1856, Philadelphia: Samuel Steel Blair
   1860, Chicago: Lewis W. Hall
   1888, Chicago: William S. Hammond
   1900, Philadelphia: Jesse L. Hartman
   1904, Chicago: John G. Anderson — Jesse L. Hartman — A. G. Morris
   1908, Chicago: J. Elvin Hagey — Jesse L. Hartman
   1912, Chicago: W. Lovell Baldrige — Frank G. Patterson
   1916, Chicago: William S. Aaron — Arthur B. Cole — John P. Stouch — T. W. Tobias
   1920, Chicago: William S. Aaron — George G. Patterson
   1924, Cleveland: Jesse L. Hartman — William H. Orr
   1928, Kansas City: Tarring S. Davis — Jesse L. Hartman
   1932, Chicago: Enos M. Jones — David Kaufman — Edna M. Kech — Myrtle Reed Stultz
   1936, Cleveland: Ivan E. Garver — G. Arthur Hughes — J. Banks Kurtz — Howard M. Sell
   1940, Philadelphia: Ivan E. Garver — Frank M. Hunter — J. Banks Kurtz — Ethel Minds Lorenz
   1944, Chicago: Eva M. Montgomery
   1948, Philadelphia: James E. Blatchford — J. Banks Kurtz — Elmer J. Miller
   1952, Chicago: D. Emmert Brumbaugh — A. B. Crane — Elmer J. Miller
   1956, San Francisco: D. Emmert Brumbaugh — Samuel G. Hartsock — D. Raymond Sollenberger
   1960, Chicago: D. Emmert Brumbaugh — J. Lynne Ferner
   1964, San Francisco: George C. Kelchner
   1972, Miami Beach: Eugene G. Hamill
   2008, St. Paul: Bruce Kelley — Deb Shuster-King
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