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Lycoming County
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Lycoming County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Lycoming County (incomplete!): C. Edmund Gilmore, as of 1927 — David M. Gerry, as of 1937

Republican Party chairs in Lycoming County (incomplete!): William Young, 1896-97 — S. Van Brown, as of 1927 — John G. Snowden, as of 1953


Lycoming County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1876, St. Louis: John B. Beck
   1912, Baltimore: Hugh Gilmore — Otto Kaupp — George B. Wolf
   1916, St. Louis: Charles J. Reilly
   1920, San Francisco: Robert Fleming Allen
   1924, New York: Hugh Gilmore — Walter E. Ritter
   1928, Houston: Mortimer C. Rhone
   1936, Philadelphia: Edith B. DeWitt
   1940, Chicago: Edith B. DeWitt — Richard R. Edwards — Paul A. Rothfuss
   1944, Chicago: J. B. Matthews — Theresa Skehan — Ira F. Smith
   1948, Philadelphia: Richard R. Edwards
   1952, Chicago: Richard R. Edwards — Ben Hirsh — Harrison C. Sortman
   1956, Chicago: E. Lee Fogelman — Charles Hallow — Patrick A. McGowan — Harrison C. Sortman
   1960, Los Angeles: John W. Klepper II — Harvey B. Lemon — James E. Pennella — Joseph W. Pesotine — Sidney A. Simon
   1964, Atlantic City: Paul Berger — Bert Boyd — Ambrose Campana — Dean R. Fisher — Leonard Holt — Harry Keyte, Jr.
   1972, Miami Beach: Donald L. Ault — Allen E. Ertel — Pauline R. Montgomery
   1984, San Francisco: Allen E. Ertel
Republican National Conventions:
   1860, Chicago: Lindsay Mehaffey
   1884, Chicago: C. W. Hill
   1888, Chicago: Gilbert P. Smith
   1900, Philadelphia: James N. Kline
   1904, Chicago: Elias Deemer
   1908, Chicago: Clarence L. Peaslee
   1912, Chicago: Harry W. Pyles — John W. Van Horn
   1916, Chicago: Emerson Collins
   1920, Chicago: Allen P. Perley
   1924, Cleveland: William P. Beeber
   1928, Kansas City: George K. Harris
   1936, Cleveland: Ralph W. Thorne
   1940, Philadelphia: Ralph W. Thorne
   1944, Chicago: Katherine S. Carpenter — Warren Clyde Harer — Margaret H. Lamade
   1948, Philadelphia: Harry J. W. Kiessling
   1952, Chicago: Katherine S. Carpenter — Richard H. Merrell
   1956, San Francisco: H. Elizabeth Hoffman
 
Whig National Conventions:
   1839, Harrisburg: J. Andrew Shulze

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