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Map of the 1856 Presidential Election

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Map of the 1856 Presidential Election

Description

This map illustrates the polarized character of the political parties in the 1856 presidential election. The Northern states voted predominantly for the anti-slavery Republican candidate, while the pro-slavery Democratic Party dominated in the South.

Creator

The American Presidency Project

Source

"Election of 1856," The American Presidency Project, The University of California, Santa Barbara, http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/showelection.php?year=1856 (accessed May 3, 2012).

Contributor

Miller, Jennifer

Type

Still Image

Original Format

Illustration

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1856 Presidential Election Map

Citation

The American Presidency Project , Map of the 1856 Presidential Election, Civil War Era NC, accessed November 19, 2017, https://cwnc.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/630.