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Schuylkill County
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Schuylkill County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Schuylkill County (incomplete!): James Campion, as of 1927 — Ralph M. Bashore, as of 1937

Republican Party chairs in Schuylkill County (incomplete!): Paul W. Houck, as of 1927 — G. Harold Watkins, as of 1953


Schuylkill County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: Francis W. Hughes
   1876, St. Louis: W. J. Matz — William Randall
   1880, Cincinnati: James B. Reilly
   1912, Baltimore: L. F. Donaghue — Thomas McDonald — Frank J. Noonan — W. J. Shepard
   1916, St. Louis: M. A. Carey — William C. Devitt — Robert E. Lee — Harvey A. Sammons — John F. Whalen
   1924, New York: Harry O. Bechtel — Martin E. Foyle — Daniel F. Guinan — Michael A. Kilker — Lewis C. Robinhold
   1928, Houston: James Campion — Michael A. Kilker — Austin E. Noonan — Thomas L. O'Donnell
   1940, Chicago: Ralph M. Bashore — Peter J. Cuff — Guy R. Lengel
   1944, Chicago: John J. Cuff — Jeremiah V. Tierney
   1948, Philadelphia: John J. Broderick — William V. Rowan
   1952, Chicago: John McDonald — John P. McGrath — James V. Ryan
   1956, Chicago: John J. Cuff — William V. Rowan — James V. Ryan
   1960, Los Angeles: Steve Babinchak — Andrew Kleha — William V. Rowan — James V. Ryan
   1964, Atlantic City: William V. Rowan — James V. Ryan — William A. Schmidt
   1972, Miami Beach: Ralph M. Bashore — Helen Chesla — James A. Goodman — Thomas B. Noonan — Regina Zoba
   1984, San Francisco: Marjorie Rappert — Peter Swoboda
   1996, Chicago: Tim Holden
   2000, Los Angeles: Tim Holden
   2004, Boston: Tim Holden
Republican National Conventions:
   1860, Chicago: Jacob G. Frick — Robert M. Palmer
   1884, Chicago: Heister S. Albright — Charles C. Matten — J. A. M. Passmore — J. Y. Sollenberger
   1888, Chicago: J. B. Davis — Clay W. Evans — D. D. Phillips — Walter J. Whitehouse
   1900, Philadelphia: Harrison Ball — Charles E. Breckons — George C. Deifenderfer — Walter J. Whitehouse
   1904, Chicago: Heister S. Albright — David R. James — August Knecht — George R. Patterson
   1908, Chicago: Richard H. Koch — William S. Leib — J. W. Phillips — Walter J. Whitehouse
   1912, Chicago: Thomas R. Edwards — H. D. Lindermuth — E. F. Philips — Thomas B. Wren
   1916, Chicago: William R. Adamson — Heister S. Albright — Charles E. Berger — Charles D. Straughn
   1920, Chicago: Charles P. Hoffman — Paul W. Houck — Charles A. Snyder — Joseph Wyatt
   1924, Cleveland: Daniel J. Ferguson — Florence V. Hamilton — Richard H. Koch — Edward S. Silliman
   1928, Kansas City: Theo C. Fegley — John M. Harris — Paul W. Houck — Richard H. Koch
   1932, Chicago: Richard H. Koch — Peter A. McCarron
   1936, Cleveland: Thomas J. Evans — Claude A. Lord
   1940, Philadelphia: Peter A. McCarron — Cyrus M. Palmer
   1944, Chicago: Nelson J. Clayton — Peter A. McCarron
   1948, Philadelphia: Nelson J. Clayton — G. Harold Watkins
   1952, Chicago: Thomas J. Evans — G. Harold Watkins
   1956, San Francisco: Ivor D. Fenton — Sol Fox — G. Harold Watkins
   1960, Chicago: Ivor D. Fenton — Raymond P. Laubenstein — Joseph Machulsky — John P. McCord
   1964, San Francisco: Leonard Thomas
   1972, Miami Beach: Fred C. Hatter — Uzal H. Martz, Jr.
   2004, New York: Jackie McGovern
   2008, St. Paul: Robert Ames — Daniel Daub
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