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Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin 1860 Presidential Election ballot. This represents a full Republican ticket for Sangamon County voters, listing national, state, and local candidates from president to coroner. The small broadside is 8 X 4 inches and is mounted on a piece of cream paper.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1860

Measurement

5 1/2 X 8 3/4 inches (mount)

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product)

Inscription

recto, inscribed at top left corner: N8705 recto, inscribed at top right corner: [$400.00] recto, inscribed at bottom left corner: [J-0/714] recto, inscribed at bottom center: [Springfield: 1860]

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

ballot

Class

ephemera

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Source

See Collection Documentation Box 1, Folder 8000-8999.

ID

8317

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

For President, Abraham Lincoln. Vice President, Hannibal Hamlin.

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