Image ID
ICHi-052611
Headline
Presidential tally sheet from 1860 Republican Convention
Date Created
1860
Artwork/Object Depicted
manuscripts (document genre)
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-052611
Inventory Number
MSS VOS: Republican
Storage Location
Vault OS: Republican (0V.B.1.S4)
Horizon Bib. No.
67086
Forms part of
John and Jeanne Rowe Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln Collection, patron
Max Pixels - Height
4125
Max Pixels - Width
3418
KEYWORDS
LN0146a
elections
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
political campaigns
Republican National Convention (2nd : 1860 : Chicago, Ill.)
Presidents
Lincoln at 200
candidates
politicians
Republican Party
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presidential tally sheet from 1860 republican convention

Tally sheets used for balloting for nominees as presidential and vice presidential candidates at the Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois, 1860. The tally sheets list names of candidates and the number of votes allotted to each state and are filled in with handwritten pencil notations recording the first and second ballots for president, two sheets for first ballot for vice president, and one sheet for second ballot for vice president.

Tally sheets used for balloting for nominees as presidential and vice presidential candidates at the Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois, 1860. The tally sheets list names of candidates and the number of votes allotted to each state and are filled in with handwritten pencil notations recording the first and second ballots for president, two sheets for first ballot for vice president, and one sheet for second ballot for vice president.