|Member of the
Democratic National Committee
May 20, 1928 – May 22, 1936
|Preceded by||Joe Guffey|
|Succeeded by||George Earle|
|Died||April 28, 1952|
Kistler represented Pennsylvania as its Democratic National Committeeman from 1928 through 1936.
In 1930, he was the Democratic nominee for the United States Senate seat left vacant by the disqualification of William Vare, but lost to Labor Secretary James Davis in one of the most lopsided defeats in state history.
- "Earle Victory in Committee Election Seen". The Reading Eagle. May 22, 1936. Retrieved January 12, 2012.
- "House of grief and mystery". The Express. October 30, 2008. Retrieved January 16, 2012.
- "Sedgwick Kistler Chosen By Democrats To Lead In Fight To Oust Joseph Grundy". The Gettysburg Compiler. March 1, 1930. Retrieved January 15, 2012.
- "PA US Senate Special Election". Our Campaigns. Retrieved January 15, 2012.
|Party political offices|
|Member of the Democratic National Committee
|Democratic nominee for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania
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