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Tribune Association (fl. 1860) New-York Daily Tribune. [Vol. 20, no. 6,081 (October 20, 1860)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08726.09 Author/Creator: Tribune Association (fl. 1860) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Newspaper Date: 20 October 1860 Pagination: 8 p. : newspaper ; 54.6 x 41.1 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses the upcoming presidential election of 1860. Severely criticizes President James Buchanan, stating "Mr. Buchanan has failed in all things." Among many others topics, includes reports on the activities of local and national politicians, a visit from the Prince of Wales to Boston, a yellow fever epidemic in Alabama, a Chicago murder, and various political conventions and meetings. Contains several small holes.

Background Information: Horace Greeley founded the New York Tribune in 1841.

People: The Tribune Association, fl. 1860
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentElectionGovernment and CivicsPoliticsGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsYellow FeverEpidemicHealth and MedicalCrime

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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