|Series||Social sciences, a third level course. Historical data and the social sciences, D301, Social sciences third level course : historical data and the social sciences|
|Contributions||Open University. Historical Data and the Social Sciences Course Team.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||23|
The Reconstruction Election. The impeachment of Andrew Johnson and the intense debate over the handling of Reconstruction ushered in the presidential campaign season. The campaign focused on Civil War and Reconstruction issues, and was riddled with deeply personal, negative attacks by both parties and their supporters. The United States presidential election was the 21st quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, In the first election of the Reconstruction Era, Republican nominee Ulysses S. Grant defeated Horatio Seymour of the Democratic was the first presidential election to take place after the conclusion of the American Civil War and the abolition of t: % pp. The United States presidential election of was the first presidential election to take place during Reconstruction. Three of the former Confederate states (Texas, Mississippi, and Virginia) were not yet restored to the Union and therefore could not vote in the election. Cox, E. W. & Grady S. G. () — Hints to Solicitors for the Conduct of Elections. (Reprinted Open U.P. ). Craig, F. W. () — British Parliamentary Election Results –
American History - Elections () STUDY. PLAY. Election of Republicans nominate Grant-War hero, not a politician -Bloody Shirt tactics help again. Election of Attempts for 3rd turn for Grant, House passes resolution opposed to this, ends the conversation. Start studying History The presidential election of Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Democrat, Republican, Winner Learn with flashcards, games, and more — for free. The Republicans nominated General Grant for the presidency in The Republican Party supported the continuation of the Reconstruction of the South, while Grant stood on the platform of "just having peace." The Democrats nominated Horatio Seymour. Grant won the election of
As the presidential election year of opened, President Johnson continued to wage guerrilla warfare against Congressional Reconstruction. The House’s refusal to go forward with impeachment in December only seemed to embolden him. While Johnson made sure not to give moderate Republicans any grounds on which to impeach him by violating the law, he walked right up to that line. “The. Before leaving for his family Christmas celebration in Windsor, he was tipped by Anthony Lewis of the Times that he had been chosen for Solicitor General. Cox decided that if this was true, he would tell the president-elect that he needed time to think the matter over. But when Kennedy called, interrupting a family lunch, he accepted immediately. Start studying presidential elections chart. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The United States Senate elections of and were elections which had the Republican Party maintain their majority in the United States r, six former Confederate states were also readmitted separately from the general election, each electing two Republicans. This increased the Republicans' already overwhelming majority to the largest amount of seats ever controlled by the.