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MS98-03 Fayette County (Kentucky) Election Certification, 1860: Home

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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Fayette County (Kentucky) Election Certification, 1860

Collection Title: Fayette County (Kentucky) Election Certification, 1860


Series Number: MS98-03


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on May 4, 2010.


Date Listed: May 4, 2010


Date Span: 1860


Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.


Number of Boxes: 1 legal sized file folder; 1 item.


Type of Material: Document.


Condition of Material: Fair with minor tears and foxing from aging and improper storage.


Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.


Biographical / Historical Information: N/A


Scope and Content: Collection consists of the presidential election result certificate for Fayette County, Kentucky from 1860. The certificate lists the names of the presidential and vice presidential candidates, the electors and number of votes cast. The Republican ticket of Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin received only five votes in the county election.


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Fayette County (Ky.)

Elections – Kentucky – Fayette County.

Politics – United States – 19th century.

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