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Pennsylvania's 34th congressional district

Pennsylvania's 34th congressional district was one of Pennsylvania's districts of the United States House of Representatives. It covered area north of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

GeographyEdit

DemographicsEdit

HistoryEdit

This district was created in 1913. Until 1923 the seat was held "at-large". The district was eliminated in 1943.

ElectionsEdit

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created in 1923
  John M. Morin Republican March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1929
Redistricted from the 31st district

Lost renomination
  Patrick J. Sullivan Republican March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1933
Lost renomination
  Matthew A. Dunn Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1941
Retired due to poor health
  James A. Wright Democratic January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1943
Redistricted to the 32nd district
District eliminated in 1943

ReferencesEdit

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

Election resultsEdit