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Party over section : the rough and ready presidential election of 1848 / Joel H. Silbey.

By: Silbey, Joel H.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.American presidential elections: Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2009Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 205 pages) : illustrations, map.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0700625380; 9780700625383.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Party over section.DDC classification: 324.973 Other classification: 89.56 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Troubled political times -- "A northern no!" -- "The sore-headed leaders in the state of New York" -- and some others -- nominate a president -- "The work to be done": the parties organize -- "There never was an election of greater importance": the parties define what is at stake -- "The presence of every man is necessary": Zachary Taylor is elected -- "A conspicuous milestone in the antislavery tourney" -- or not -- App. A. Democratic national platform, 1848 -- App. B. Whig Party statement of principles passed at a mass meeting after the national convention -- App. C. Free Soil national platform, 1848 -- App. D. Zachary Taylor's inaugural address, March 5, 1849.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-192) and index.

Troubled political times -- "A northern no!" -- "The sore-headed leaders in the state of New York" -- and some others -- nominate a president -- "The work to be done": the parties organize -- "There never was an election of greater importance": the parties define what is at stake -- "The presence of every man is necessary": Zachary Taylor is elected -- "A conspicuous milestone in the antislavery tourney" -- or not -- App. A. Democratic national platform, 1848 -- App. B. Whig Party statement of principles passed at a mass meeting after the national convention -- App. C. Free Soil national platform, 1848 -- App. D. Zachary Taylor's inaugural address, March 5, 1849.

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