Pennsylvania's 30th congressional district

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Pennsylvania's 30th congressional district was one of Pennsylvania's districts of the United States House of Representatives.

Geography[edit]

From 1903 to 1923 the district was located around Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. From 1923 to 1933 the district was located around Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. From 1943 to 1955 the district was located west of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Demographics[edit]

History[edit]

This district was created in 1893. The district was held at-large until 1903. The district was eliminated in 1953.

Elections[edit]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
District created in 1903
John Dalzell.jpg John Dalzell Republican March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1913 Pittsburgh Redistricted from the 22nd district, Not a candidate for reelection
No image.svg M. Clyde Kelly Republican March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Braddock Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg William H. Coleman Republican March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917 McKeesport Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg M. Clyde Kelly Progressive March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1919 Braddock
Republican March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1923 Redistricted to the 33rd district
No image.svg Everett Kent Democrat March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925 Bangor Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg William R. Coyle Republican March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1927 Bethlehem Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg Everett Kent Democrat March 4, 1927 – March 3, 1929 Bangor Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg William R. Coyle Republican March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1933 Bethlehem Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg J. Twing Brooks Democrat March 3, 1933 – January 3, 1937 Sewickley Unsuccessful candidate for renomination
No image.svg Peter J. De Muth Democrat January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1939 Pittsburgh Unsuccessful candidate for renomination
Robert James Corbett.jpg Robert J. Corbett Republican January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1941 Pittsburgh Unsuccessful candidate for reelection
No image.svg Thomas E. Scanlon Democrat January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1943 Pittsburgh Redistricted to the 16th district
Samuel Arthur Weiss.jpg Samuel A. Weiss Democrat January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1945 Pittsburgh Redistricted from the 31st district, Redistricted to the 33rd district
Robert James Corbett.jpg Robert J. Corbett Republican January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1953 Pittsburgh Redistricted to the 29th district
Vera Buchanan.jpg Vera Buchanan Democrat January 3, 1953 – November 26, 1955 McKeesport Redistricted from the 33rd district, Died
vacant November 26, 1955 – January 24, 1956
No image.svg Elmer J. Holland Democrat January 24, 1956 – January 3, 1963 Pittsburgh Redistricted to the 20th district
District eliminated in 1963

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