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Creator Role

lithographers

Description

The object is a John C. Breckenridge and Joseph Lane Democratic ticket for the 1860 presidential election. Bust portraits of both men are featured at the ballot's top. It is printed on off-white paper with black ink.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Date of Publication

1860

Approximate Creation Date

1860

Measurement

8 X 5 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper

Inscription

recto, at top: DEMOCRATIC TICKET/ OUR PRINCIPLES / The Constitution / The Sovereignty & Equality of the States; The Repeal of the Missouri / Restriction; The People of the Terri- / -tories in forming State Governments / to adopt their own Institutions. / Equal protection to Citizens / Native & Naturalized, & / to every species of / Property. / FOR PRESIDENT / JOHN C. BRECKINRIDGE / of Kentucky / FOR VICE PRESIDENT / JOSEPH LANE / of Oregon / [A list of electors follows.] / Write your name on the back of this Ticket / Election on Tuesday November 6th 1860 / Lith. of Hoyer & Ludwig Richmond Va

Creation Location

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

Work Type

ballot

Class

Article

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.

ID

5523

Digital ID

FVW_05523

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.

1860 Democratic Ticket

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