The Resource Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States

Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States

Label
Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States, 1876-1889
Title
Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States
Inclusive dates
1876-1889
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains a journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice-President of the Unites States for 6 December 1876 and 14 January 1889. The journal of 6 December 1876 conveys the roll of the electors, the appointment of Henry C. Allen in place of F.W.M. Holliday for his absence, the majority of votes for President of the United States for Samuel J. Tilden of New York, and the majority of votes for Vice- President of the United States for Thomas A. Hendricks of Indiana. The journal also provides the form of the oath of office certifying the electors, as well as a form of certificate for filling the vacancy in the College of Electors. Lastly, the 1876 journal contains a form of certificate of votes for President with a list of all persons voted as President and Vice-President with the the number of votes each. The journal is signed by B. Johnson Barbour, President of the College, and S. Bassett French, Secretary to the College
  • The journal of 14 January 1889 conveys the roll of the electors, the majority of votes for President of the United States for Grover Cleveland, and the majority of votes for Vice-President of the United States for Allen G. Thurman. The journal also includes a certificate with seal of H.W. Flournoy, Secretary of the Commonwealth, of the appointment of the electors for 1889
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  • Described
Additional physical form
Available in digital form in
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States
Note
  • These records are part of the Virginia. Secretary of the Commonwealth record group (RG# 13)
  • Volume has been scanned and is available digitally via the Library of Virginia's Electoral College Digital Collection
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
State Board of Elections
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Journal of the College of Electors of President and Vice President of the Unites States,1876-1889.
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001680160
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
v. (13 p.)

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