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How we elected Lincoln

personal recollections of Lincoln and men of his time

by Abram J. Dittenhoefer

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Abram J. Dittenhoefer, a campaigner for Lincoln in 1860 and a Lincoln elector in 1864.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457.15 .D6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. l., 94, [1] p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6589842M
      LC Control Number16018339
      OCLC/WorldCa1469103

      Mar 08,  · To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today. The average donation is $ If everyone chips in $5, we can keep our website independent, strong and ad-free. Right now, a generous supporter will match your donation 2 . The Electoral College is made up of representatives who are generally selected by the political parties at their state conventions. Most states except Nebraska and Maine follow a "winner-take-all" principle of electoral votes, meaning that whichever party's candidate wins a state's popular vote for the presidency will win all of that state's electoral votes.

      Lincoln was barely elected. Only 40% of the population voted for Lincoln. He won each state by slim margins. "Mary, Mary- we are elected " What did Thurlow predict? He predicted that Lincoln would not be able to take the state of New York. Abraham Lincoln . Dec 09,  · The following is adapted from a speech the author gave at the Lincoln Forum in Gettysburg on November 17 at which he was awarded its first Author: Eric Cortellessa.

      11 HOW WE ELECTED LINCOLN Lincoln s fondness for scriptural stories and in cidents is further illustrated when, having ap pointed a man to a judgeship who had been sus pected of having been connected with a certain secret organization which was opposed to Lincoln s renomination, he was remonstrated with and his magnanimity criticized. quotes from Abraham Lincoln: 'Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.', 'Whatever you are, be a good one.', and 'Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?'.


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Dittenhoefer. Foreword to "How We Elected Lincoln: Personal Recollections" Author(s) Kathleen Hall Jamieson, University of Pennsylvania Follow. Document Type. Book Chapter.

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