Presidential Campaign of 1864. "The Platforms" Broadside.


This historic and rare black printed broadside presents the platforms of both parties, the Republicans having convened in Baltimore in June and nominated Abraham Lincoln for President and Andrew Johnson for Vice President, and the Democrats having convened in Chicago in August and nominated George B. McClellan for President and George H. Pendleton for Vice President. This copy measures 29 x 23 cm, is double columned, and with the imprint, "For sale by all News Agents. Price, $1 per 100." Very light foxing at the bottom margin, more visible on the verso. Fraying at the margins as usual. Sabin 63348 Exceedingly scarce.

Condition: Very Good(-)
Language: English

Price: $3,500.00

Item #254708

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