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Volume Listing > Volume 16 > Carpenter and the senatorial election of 1875 in Wisconsin

Deutsch, Herman J. "Carpenter and the senatorial election of 1875 in Wisconsin"

Carpenter and the Senatorial Election of 1875 in Wisconsin: The senatorial election of 1875 involving the moderate Republican incumbent Matt H. Carpenter (1824-1881) provides glimpses into the character of this Wisconsin politician as well as the 17th Amendment's role in changing the material character of senatorial campaigns. The article shows how the 1875 senate campaign in Wisconsin differed from later campaigns. (20 pages)

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Citation: Deutsch, Herman J. "Carpenter and the senatorial election of 1875 in Wisconsin" Wisconsin Magazine Of History. Volume: 16 /Issue: 1 (1932-1933)

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