|Dimensions||H-6.5 W-3.25 inches|
|Description||This lists the Republican candidates for president and vice-president in the 1860 election. It also includes a list of electors. It is a white piece of paper printed with black ink. The text reads "REPUBLICAN TICKET./ For President./ ABRAHAM LINCOLN,/ OF ILLINOIS./ For Vice President./ HANNIBAL HAMLIN,/ OF MAINE./ Electors for President and Vice PResident/ of the United States./ Frederick Hassaurek, of Hamilton county./ Joseph M. Root, of Erie county..." It goes on to list the elector from each district. Someone has written 1860 at the top in pencil and "=119" next to the words Republican ticket and Abraham Lincoln's name. At the bottom is written "1860 ABRAHAM LINCOLN SLATE" in pen.|
This is part of the Drex Davis collection of political memorabilia at the Kentucky Historical Society.
Republican Abraham Lincoln defeated Democrat Stephen Douglas, Southern Democrat John C. Breckinridge, and Union Party candidate, John Bell in 1860 to win the presidency.
|Collection||Drexell R. Davis Collection|
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|