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Victoria Woodhull runs for President: Frederick Douglass her running mate...



Item # 671951

May 12, 1872

NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1872 

* Victoria Woohull 1st Woman presidential nominee
* Frederick Douglass as her vice-president pick


Page 5 has a report concerning Victoria Woodhull running for President, with Frederick Douglass as her running mate.
The top of the page has one column headings that include: "'the Woodhull's' Convention" "The Long-Haired Brethen and the Short-Haired Sisters Agree for Two Whole Days" "Victoria Opens a Free Love Credit Mobilier" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns.
Coverage on this signal event in American politics, with the notable names of Victoria Woodhull, a leading women suffrage leader, and Frederick Douglass, the noted abolitionist.
Complete with all 16 pages, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War