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1892 Republican National Convention ticket


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The 1892 Republican National Convention was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from June 7-10, 1892. The convention culminated in the nomination of sitting Republican President Benjamin Harrison as the Republican candidate for president and Whitelaw Reid of New York as vice president. Harrison lost to Democratic challenger Grover Cleveland.

"Republican National Convention, June 1892." MNopedia, April 26, 2011.

Guest ticket to the third day of the Republican National Convention, June 7, 1892, held in Minneapolis, MN. Ticket is for a seat in the balcony for session 2, section 0, seat no. 263.

Box 72, F1120: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Found laid in a book in the University of Delaware Special Collections stacks. Ellis, Edward Sylvester.

Popular History of the World: From Dawn of Information to Present Time, Including Complete Triumphs of the 19th Century: Growth and Progress of the United States, Commerce, Science, Literature, Art, Electricity, Invention, Etc., Etc. Chicago, Ill.: Monarch Book Company, 1900. Gift of Stephen Drake, December, 2020.

Processed and encoded by John D. M. Caldwell, April 2021.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
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University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2021 April 27
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1892 Republican National Convention ticket.
Box 72 Folder F1120

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