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Skagit County
Washington

Skagit County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Skagit County: [none currently in database]

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


Skagit County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1912, Baltimore: R. L. Davis
   1916, St. Louis: W. S. Clark
   1920, San Francisco: R. L. Davis
   1924, New York: R. L. Davis
   1928, Houston: R. L. Davis
   1944, Chicago: Emma A. Ridgway
   1948, Philadelphia: Emma A. Ridgway
   2004, Boston: Lona A. Wilbur
   2008, Denver: Nicholas J. Petrish III — Lona A. Wilbur
Republican National Conventions:
   1900, Philadelphia: Herbert S. Conner
   1912, Chicago: Patrick Halloran — A. G. Tillingham
   1916, Chicago: Patrick Halloran
   1920, Chicago: Charles C. Barnette
   1924, Cleveland: William Hayton
   1928, Kansas City: William Hayton
   1932, Chicago: C. J. Henderson
   1936, Cleveland: C. J. Henderson
   1940, Philadelphia: Mrs. M. E. Norris
   1944, Chicago: Mrs. M. E. Norris
   1948, Philadelphia: Grace Norris — Grant Sisson
   1952, Chicago: George E. Vogel
   1956, San Francisco: Harry Follman
   1968, Miami Beach: Don Eldridge
   1972, Miami Beach: Ray DeVries
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