The American ballot box in the mid-nineteenth century / Richard Franklin Bensel.

During the middle of the nineteenth century, Americans voted in saloons in the most derelict sections of great cities, in hamlets swarming with Union soldiers, or in wooden cabins so isolated that even neighbors had difficulty finding them. Their votes have come down to us as election returns report...

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Main Author: Bensel, Richard Franklin, 1949- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
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