1892 Republican National Convention ticket

Summary

Creator: American Bank Note Company
Date(s): 1892 June 7
Call Number: MSS 0099, F1120
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Guest ticket to the third day of the Republican National Convention, June 7, 1892, held in Minneapolis, MN.
Physical Description: 1 item
Immediate Source of Acquisition: 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.
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Biographical and Historical Notes

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.

Sources

"Republican National Convention, June 1892." MNopedia, April 26, 2011. https://www.mnopedia.org/event/republican-national-convention-june-1892.

Scope and Contents

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.

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Shelving Summary

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

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The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

MSS 0099, F1120, 1892 Republican National Convention ticket, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

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1892 Republican National Convention ticket Box 72, F1120

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