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Harrison County

Harrison County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Harrison County (incomplete!): Phillip Benjamin Baldwin, 1962-67

Republican Party chairs in Harrison County: [none currently in database]

Harrison County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: E. Greer — Thomas Peck Ochiltree
   1872, Baltimore: J. H. Turner
   1876, St. Louis: Franklin Barlow Sexton
   1912, Baltimore: T. W. Davidson
   1916, St. Louis: Behn Cook
   1928, Houston: Myron G. Blalock
   1940, Chicago: Myron G. Blalock — Clayton Fields, Jr.
   1944, Chicago: Myron G. Blalock — George Mowman
   1948, Philadelphia: Horace Blalock — Myron G. Blalock
   1952, Chicago: Horace Blalock
   1972, Miami Beach: David Simpson
   2000, Los Angeles: Max A. Sandlin
   2004, Boston: Max A. Sandlin
Republican National Conventions:
   1920, Chicago: H. O. Wilson
   1928, Kansas City: D. H. Wittenberg
   1932, Chicago: T. H. Wittenberg
   1936, Cleveland: H. O. Wilson
   1956, San Francisco: George G. Huffman
   1960, Chicago: John D. Furrh, Jr.
   1988, New Orleans: Beth Furth
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