General Convention prior to 1917

Year Location Moderator
1915 Los Angeles Walter M. White
1914 Atlanta Hill M. Bell
1913 Toronto Fred A. Henry
1912 Louisville C. M. Chilton
1911 Portland Harry D. Smith
1910 Topeka Peter Ainslie
1909 Pittsburgh Charles S. Medbury
1908 New Orleans R. A. Long
1907 Norfolk George H. Coombs
1906 Buffalo S. M. Cooper
1905 San Francisco E. I. Powell
1904 St. Louis Z. T. Sweeney
1903 Detroit A. B. Philputt
1902 Omaha H. O. Breeden
1901 Minneapolis I. J. Spencer
1900 Kansas City W. K. Homan
1899 Cincinnati W. F. Richardson
1898 Chattanooga F. D. Power
1897 Indianapolis M. M. Davis
1896 Springfield J. M. Hardin
1895 Dallas Jabez Hall
1894 Richmond J. W. Allen
1893 Chicago George Darsie
1892 Nashville A. M. Atkinson
1891 Allegheny D. R. Ewing
1890 Des Moines T. M. Phillips
1889 Louisville N. S. Haynes
1888 Springfield J. H. Garrison
1887 Indianapolis C. L. Loos
1886 Kansas City F. M. Drake
1885 Cleveland L. L. Carpenter
1884 St. Louis A. G. Thomas
1883 Cincinnati D. R. Dungan
1882 Lexington B. B. Tyler
1881 Indianapolis Robert Moffett
1880 Louisville T. P. Haley
1879 Bloomington W. H. Hopson
1878 Cincinnati A. I. Hobbs
1877 St. Louis W. K. Pendleton
1876 Richmond Isaac Errett
1875 Louisville Isaac Errett
1874 Cincinnati R. M. Bishop
1873 Indianapolis R. M. Bishop
1872 Louisville R. M. Bishop
1871 Cincinnati R. M. Bishop
1870 Indianapolis R. M. Bishop
1869 Louisville R. M. Bishop
1868 Cincinnati R. M. Bishop
1867 Cincinnati D. S. Burnet
1866-1850
(convention held each year)
Alexander Campbell
1849 Cincinnati D. S. Burnet