The Election of 1860

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Bever, Megan L. “FALL 1860: PLANS FOR SECESSION CONSUME ALABAMA.” Alabama Heritage no. 98 (Fall, 2010): 45-46.

Constitutional Union Party. National Committee, 1860-1864. Address of the National Executive Committee of the Constitutional Union Party to the People of the United States. Washington: W.H. Moore, Print., 1860.

Democratic National Convention Charleston, S.C. and Baltimore, Md.). Official Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention, Held In 1860, At Charleston And Baltimore: Proceedings At Charleston, April 23-May 3. Cleveland: Nevin’s Print, 1860

“From Charleston.” Daily Courier (1851-1868)

McPherson, James M. Battle Cry of Freedom The Civil War Era. New York, NY: Oxford UP, 1988. Print.

Meyer, Karl E. “A Realist Looks at GOP Chances.” The Washington Post, Times Herald (1959-1973), Jul 19, 1964.

“NATIONAL CONVENTIONS.” Chicago Daily Tribune (1923-1963)

“NEW YORK IN 1860.” Detroit Free Press (1858-1922)

Peck, Graham A. “Stephen A. Douglas and Antebellum Democracy.” Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 106, no. 3 (Autumn, 2013): 499-501.

Procter, Addison Gilbert, 1838-. Lincoln And the Convention of 1860: an Address Before the Chicago Historical Society, April 4, 1918. [Chicago]: The Society, 1918.

“The Charleston Convention.” The Charleston Mercury (1840-1865)

“The Election of 1860.” Independence Hall Association, n.d. Web. 08 Apr. 2015. <>.

The National and, American Lines. “Telegraphed to the New Orleans Picayune.” The Daily Picayune (1840-1865), Apr 25, 1860.

“Third-Party Candidates Aren’t Rare their Candidacies often¬†¬† Change History; One Got Lincoln Elected, Helping Trigger the Civil War … an Analysis.” The Christian Science Monitor (Pre-1997 Fulltext)




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