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William H. Harrison is elected President...
Item # 648838
November 14, 1840
NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 14, 1840 Page 2 has a report headed: "Presidential Election" which begins: "Sufficient returns are received to place the result beyond all question. It is now certain that William Henry Harrison will be elected president, and John Tyler, vice president of the United States..." with more, including a state-by-state chart of the electoral votes, etc. Related reports take the remainder of the page as well as over half of page 3.
Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War