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JOSEPH H. SCHWARTZ


Photo credit:

Stoddard, Dwight J.  Prominent Men of Wilkes-Barre and Vicinity.  Wilkes-Barre.  n.p.  1906

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1921-1922 Republican
1923-1924 Republican
1925-1926 Republican
 Counties   Luzerne

Biography

07/20/1860 - 03/09/1937

SCHWARTZ, Joseph H., a Representative from Luzerne County; born, July 20, 1860 in New York City, New York County, NY; attended, College of the City of New York; wholesale dealer, wines and liquors; director, First National Bank of Plymouth; trustee, Wyoming Valley Homeopathic Hospital; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1921 term and reelected to 2 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1926); died, March 9, 1937 in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.