Republican campaign tickets and other ephemera, 1864-1880

Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1864-1883.


Included here are examples of election tickets of the Republican Party from the 1860s and 1870s. Before mass media such as television and Web sites, distributing printed handbills and flyers was a common way to publicize a party's candidates and platform issues on the local level.


Related Topics: Wisconsin in the Civil War Era
Wisconsin and the Republican Party
Creator: Republican Party (Wis.)
Pub Data: Republican Party (Wis.) "Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1861-1883 (Wisconsin Historical Society Library pamphlet collection, 56-1074)
Citation: Republican Party (Wis.) In: Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1861-1883. (Wisconsin Historical Society Library pamphlet collection, 56-1074); Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=86; Visited on: 11/26/2014
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