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United States presidential election, 1860 - Wikipedia


The United States presidential election of 1860 was the 19th quadrennial presidential election to select the President and Vice President of the United States.

The Election of 1860 [ushistory.org]


The Election of 1860. ... was Vice-president under James Buchanan. This just-the facts biography from the U.S. Senate gives details of his political career.

Presidential Election of 1860 - 270toWin


1860 Election Facts. Welcome: Minnesota and Oregon become states during this election cycle; Original 13 States control fewer than 50% of total Electoral ...

What happened in the United States 1860 presidential election ...


In the presidential election of 1860, republican and Kentucky-born lawyer Abraham Lincoln was elected as president of the United States. With only 40 percent ...

Abraham Lincoln elected president - Nov 06, 1860 - HISTORY.com


Learn more about what happened today on History. ... In the November 1860 election, Lincoln again faced Douglas, who represented the Northern faction of a  ...

United States presidential election of 1860 - Britannica.com


Jul 15, 2016 ... 6, 1860, in which Republican Abraham Lincoln defeated Southern Democrat John ... Results of the American presidential election, 1860 Sources: Electoral and ..... 5 Wacky Facts about the Births and Deaths of U.S. Presidents.

The Election of 1860 - West Virginia Division of Culture and History


The most important and divisive presidential election in American history took place in 1860. John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry a year earlier had brought the  ...

What Happened In The 1860 Presidential Election That Could ...


What Happened In The 1860 Presidential Election That Could Repeat Itself In 2016. Posted 5:00 pm, May 24, 2016, by Angie Sharp, Updated at 05:26PM, May  ...

The Election of 1860 | The Civil War in Missouri


In the 1860 election the nation and its political parties were divided far more than ... “It happened on election day a party of St. Louis hunters visited F. Kennett's ...

Abraham Lincoln's Election | HistoryNet


Facts, information and articles about Abraham Lincoln's Election in 1860, one ... He received the nomination from the Republican Convention in 1860 and beat ...