1860 ELECTION

PRESIDENT: 

Abraham Lincoln (Republican)
John C. Breckinridge (Southern Democratic)
John Bell (Constitutional Union)
Stephen A. Douglas (Democratic)

VICE PRESIDENT:

Hannibal Hamlin (Republican)
Joseph Lane (Southern Democratic)
Edward Everett (Constitutional Union)
Herschel V. Johnson (Democratic)

RESULTS:

American Presidency Project
270 To Win
U.S. Election Atlas

RESOURCES:

Library of Congress
Miller Center
Overview (Harpweek)
Events (Harpweek)
Cartoons (Harpweek)
Biographies (Harpweek)
Overview (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Encyclopedia of Virginia
Lehrman Institute
Wikipedia

ARTICLES:

1860 Campaign Banner for Constitutional Union Party Presidential Candidate John Bell and Vice Presidential Candidate Edward Everett (Library of Congress)

NYT Coverage
Nomination of Lincoln (NYT, 5/18/1860)
Campaign (NYT, 10/4/1860)
Election of Lincoln, 11/7/1860 (NYT, NYT)
The Man Who Came in Second (NEH, 12/2011)

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