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Union Ticket

Creator:
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)
Publisher:
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)
Collection:
Election Tickets
Location:
California
Date of Original:
1864
Description:
Election ticket, 3 x 7 3/8 inches. Presidential election ticket listing candidates Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson, Republican presidential electors, and a congressional candidate. Illustrated at the top with an image of an eagle holding olive branches and arrows over a shield and three American flags with a banner reading "E Pluribus Unum" above; at the bottom with an American Flag with a Liberty Cap on the top of the pole; all printed in brown. Text reads: "Union Ticket. For President. Abraham Lincoln of Illinois For Vice President Andrew Johnson of Tennessee. For Presidential Electors Samuel Brannan of San Francisco J.G. McCallum [of] El Dorado Charles Maclay [of] Santa Clara William W. Carne [of] Alameda Warner Oliver [of] Siskiyou For Member of Congress First District Donald C. McRuer of San Francisco." On the verso, an illustration of the naval battle between the CSS Alabama and the USS Kearsarge; printed in black and blue.
Subject:
Presidents--United States--Election--1864; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-); Republican Party (Calif.); Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Ticket
Item ID:
71200908500481
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908500481
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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