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Pike County
Pennsylvania

Pike County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Pike County (incomplete!): Joseph H. Schreeder, as of 1927 — Byron Adams, as of 1937

Republican Party chairs in Pike County (incomplete!): Asa B. Martin, as of 1927 — J. Russell Eshback, as of 1953


Pike County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1916, St. Louis: George R. Bull
   1928, Houston: Frank J. Price
   1948, Philadelphia: Jay Schroeder
Republican National Conventions:
   1900, Philadelphia: H. B. Reed
   1904, Chicago: W. A. H. Mitchell
   1908, Chicago: Jacob O. Ryder
   1916, Chicago: Alfred Marvin
   1936, Cleveland: Walter R. Shannon
   1940, Philadelphia: Asa B. Martin
   1948, Philadelphia: Emmett V. Steele
   1952, Chicago: Emmett V. Steele
   1960, Chicago: Edward S. Parsons
   1964, San Francisco: Edward S. Parsons
   2004, New York: Cathie Maxaner
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