Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
SCHNEEBELI, Herman Theodore (1907-1982)

SCHNEEBELI, HERMAN THEODORE, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., July 7, 1907; attended the public schools; graduated from Mercersburg Academy in 1926, Dartmouth College in 1930, and Amos Tuck School in 1931; commission distributor, Gulf Oil Corporation and automobile dealer in Williamsport, Pa.; served as a captain, Ordnance Department, 1942-1946; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-sixth Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Alvin R. Bush, and reelected to the eight succeeding Congresses (April 26, 1960-January 3, 1977); was not a candidate for reelection to the Ninety-fifth Congress in 1976; resided in Willliamsport, Pa., until his death in Philadelphia, Pa., on May 6, 1982; interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport, Pa.

Pennsylvania State University Libraries
Eberly Family Special Collections Library
University Park, PA
Papers: 1960-1967, 175 items.
The collection consists of films and scripts of television broadcasts of "Your Senator's Report" between 1960 and 1967. Persons represented include Herman T. Schneebeli.

  • Blessing, James A. "A Case Study of a Congressman and His District." Susquehanna University Studies 8 (June 1968): 66-82.
  • Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Herman T. Schneebeli, Republican Representative from Pennsylvania. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.