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The United States presidential election of 1860 was the ninetee...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1860 was the nineteenth quadrennial presidential election to select the President and Vice President of the United States. The election was held on Tuesday, November 6, 1860, and served as the immediate impetus for the outbreak of the American Civil War.
united states presidential election, 1860

EDN Bicentennial Series: Effingham County and Civil War

Effingham Daily News - 14 Oct 2018
In April of 1861, two political leaders issued calls for help from citizens: First, President Lincoln issued his call: “WHEREAS, The laws of the United States have been and are opposed in several states by combinations too powerful to be suppressed in ...
united states presidential election, 1860

In Tennessee, a Microcosm of the Midterms

New York Times - 13 Oct 2018
In the crisis over the Union in 1860-61, the state did not join the rush to secession in the wake of Lincoln's election, ultimately joining the Confederacy only after the attack on Fort Sumter. Even then, as historians have long noted, Tennesseans ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Bradley voted Illinois' top female groundbreaker

The Edwardsville Intelligencer - 15 Oct 2018
By the state's bicentennial on Dec. 3, voters will have chosen 10 favorites in 20 different categories – the Illinois Top 200. Voting in the next category, minority trailblazers, is underway at www.IllinoisTop200.com. The nominees include Barack Obama ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Convention drama is hardly an 'unconventional' part of US history

KERA News - 02 Oct 2018
It's the final countdown until the Republican Party chooses its candidate for President of the United States and, even with a running mate named, it feels like a lot is still up in the air. Will the GOP rally behind their divisive frontrunner? Will a ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Today in History: September 21, 2018

cleveland.com - 21 Sep 2018
Facebook said it would provide congressional investigators with the contents of 3,000 ads that had been bought by a Russian agency; it had already released the ads to federal authorities investigating Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election.
united states presidential election, 1860

10 US Presidents who have visited Erie

GoErie.com - 04 Oct 2018
William Maxwell Wood, a U.S. Navy surgeon stationed in Erie aboard the Michigan, was called to care for the president, and Taylor traveled by wagon to Wood's home at Eighth and State streets, where he stayed for 10 days. Taylor's condition had so ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Tennessee Governors & the Path to the US Senate, III

The knoxville focus - 14 Oct 2018
Governor Andrew Johnson easily overcame the powerful opposition of the Whig Party in Tennessee, as well as the more conservative elements in his own Democratic Party to win election to the United States Senate in 1857. Nor was Andrew Johnson satisfied ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Today in History

Eagle-Tribune - 21 Sep 2018
Facebook said it would provide congressional investigators with the contents of 3,000 ads that had been bought by a Russian agency; it had already released the ads to federal authorities investigating Russian interference in the U.S. presidential ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Today in History - Friday, September 21

Worcester Telegram - 21 Sep 2018
Facebook said it would provide congressional investigators with the contents of 3,000 ads that had been bought by a Russian agency; it had already released the ads to federal authorities investigating Russian interference in the U.S. presidential ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Mason-diction: Two Civil War talks

Santa Fe New Mexican - 28 Sep 2018
In the first, “New Mexico, Slavery, and the Confederate Cause,” Dwight Pitcaithley discusses the presidential election of 1860, which hinged on whether or not slavery would expand into the western territories or be abolished. Pitcaithley is a professor ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Don't Be Fooled, Voting Really Matters

Citizen Truth - 10 Oct 2018
The Republican Party; which has since lost its progressive roots, rose to be the second most powerful party in the US Congress in under a decade by running on an anti-slavery platform — leading to the Presidential election of Abraham Lincoln in 1860.
united states presidential election, 1860

Public Credit: Cutting the Gordian Knot with the Sword of Damocles

Executive Intelligence Review (EIR) - 18 Oct 2018
Today, you might look at the situation from the standpoint of the threat of nuclear war if the British Empire were successful in carrying out a coup against the President of the United States and in continuing to pursue its geopolitical policy in ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Almanac - Monday 10/15/18

KALW - 15 Oct 2018
750 days until presidential elections Tuesday November 3, 2020. (2 years and 19 days from today) ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Fermi, Watson make top state scientists list

Kewanee Star Courier - 22 Sep 2018
The presidential library and museum uses a combination of rigorous scholarship and high-tech showmanship to immerse visitors in Lincoln's life and times. Visitors can see ghosts come to life on stage, watch TV coverage of the 1860 Presidential election ...
united states presidential election, 1860

Is the United States on the verge of civil war?

San Francisco Chronicle - 25 Sep 2018
It seems the country is back to 1860 on the eve of the Civil War, rather than in 2018, during the greatest age of affluence, leisure and freedom in the history of civilization. The ancient historian Thucydides called the civil discord that ...

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