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The 1864 presidential election

a war-weary nation reelects President Abraham Lincoln

by Wendy Vierow

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1864 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Presidents.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.

    • About the Edition

      Lincoln defeats McClellan in the 1864 presidential election, as the Civil War continues.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 24) and index.

      StatementWendy Vierow.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesHeadlines from history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE458.4 .V54 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3939736M
      ISBN 100823962245
      LC Control Number2001007247
      OCLC/WorldCa48515416

      The U.S. presidential election of was conducted in the middle of the Civil War, and as such the Confederate states did not participate. The war was taking a heavy toll in terms of lives and resources, and as such incumbent President Abraham Lincoln was seen as vulnerable.. The Lincoln/Johnson ticket ran with the slogan "Don't change horses in the middle of a stream," and over time a. The presidential election of in the North is a particularly strong example of the rhetorical power of the founding fathers; candidates, critics, and the electorate at large utilized them to bolster their arguments and to make sense of the : Jeffrey J. Malanson.

      Get this from a library! Presidential election returns for Kansas, [Walter Whitmore Butcher] -- Descriptors: elections, Presidential elections, voting. Records show that Abraham Lincoln was re-elected in by a huge electoral vote majority, taking votes to his opponent’s But until a month or two before the election, it Author: John S. Cooper.

      1 print: wood engraving with watercolor and letterpress ; x 71 cm (sheet) | Print shows bust portraits of Abraham Lincoln, George B. McClellan, Andrew Johnson, and George H. Pendleton above a map of the United States, with bust portraits of the previous 15 presidents with George Washington at top center, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe on the left margin. The hope of a counter-revolution over the draft or the Presidential election keeps them together. Then too, they hope for a Peace candidate who would let them go. A 'peace at any price' is fearful to contemplate. It would be but the beginning of war." By August of , Lincoln's political insiders advised him that his reelection was in jeopardy.


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8,in which Republican Pres. Abraham Lincoln defeated Democrat George B. McClellan. As the election occurred during the American Civil War, it was contested only by the states that had not seceded from the Union. Library of Congress. The election would also set the precedent for absentee voting. Beforeabsentee voting was deemed unnecessary.

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Oregon was won by the incumbent President Abraham Lincoln (R-Illinois), running with former Senator and Military Governor of Turnout: % of the total population pp.

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My book on the election ofwhich Lincoln nearly lost because the North was stalemated in both Virginia and Georgia, will be published next week.

The title is DECIDED ON THE BATTLEFIELD: Lincoln, Grant, Sherman, and the Election of I. Lincoln and New York: Presidential Election. The Lincoln Institute's Web site presents an essay on the presidential election in the state of New York. Selected Bibliography. Primary Sources. Official Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention, Held in at Chicago.

Chicago: Times Steam Book and Job Printing House, It was Januarythe opening month of the third year of the Civil War, and to war weariness was added political angst. It was a presidential election year, and as one jaded skeptic noted, "the quacking" of politicians—“the buzzing of presidential intriguing”—was audible throughout the land.

The presidential election of was a remarkable example of the resilience of the democratic process in a time of extreme national uncertainty and chaos. The last presidential election to take place in wartime had been in Create an alternate history with this interactive electoral map.

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Chittenden, Register of the Treasury, on January 2 wrote to Stevens: "I do not feel that it would be judicious under the circumstances to have Mr. Sessions, or any one else, come here now and act as the recognized agent of Gov.

Chase's immediate friends. Presidential Election Ballot Cast November 6, - Inventory Number: POL / SOLD. On Apthe Ohio Legislature authorized qualified Ohio voters, in actual Military Service to vote by absentee ballot if they were away from their resident polling places on Election Day.

The Presidential election of was the first to be held during a time of war and it resulted in a heated battle between the incumbent and his challenger. This lesson will look at Emilie Davis’ account of the elections, as well as the propaganda surrounding the election and campaign strategies.

In the United States Presidential election ofAbraham Lincoln was re-elected as president. Lincoln ran under the National Union banner against his former top Civil War general, the Democratic candidate, George B.

McClellan. McClellan was the "peace candidate" but did not personally believe in. The race for the White House was the United States’ first presidential election during wartime.

Proposals to postpone the election until the war ended gained little serious consideration. (my emphasis) The suggestion that some aides urged Lincoln to suspend the election is also mentioned in this article from BBC News.

Now, it seems that. Book Review--"A brief overview of the Civil War, especially as it played out during the election. Recommended."--San Diego City Schools Book Review--"This will be perfect for 5th grade ESL and for struggling readers studying the Civil War."--Salina Library System--Kansas.Reelecting Lincoln: The Battle for the Presidency by John C.

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