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The Origin and Rise of the Republican Party in Indiana from 1854 to 1860

Charles Zimmerman
Indiana Magazine of History
Vol. 13, No. 3 (SEPTEMBER, 1917), pp. 211-269
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/27785820
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Subjects: History American Studies
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The Origin and Rise of the Republican Party in Indiana from 1854 to 1860
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    Locomotive, June 17, 1854.
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    Logansport Pharos, February 22, 1854.
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    Logansport Pharos, March 1, 1854.
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    Rushville Republican, June 7, 1854.
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    Rushville Republican, June 21, 1854.
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    Morse, Political Science Quarterly, VII, 522.
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    Julian, Political Recollections, 141.
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    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Lew Wallace, Autobiography, I. 231
    • State Sentinel, July 7, 1854
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    Lew Wallace, Autobiography, I, 237.
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    • Indianapolis Daily Journal, May 29, 1854.
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    State Sentinel, Jan. 16, 1856.
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    State Sentinel, April 19, 1856.
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    Logansport Journal, April 26, 1856.
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    Indianapolis Daily Journal, May 29, 1856.
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    Madison Dollar Weekly Courier, Oct. 8, 1853.
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    Weekly State Journal, Aug.. 26 1854.
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    Indianapolis Daily Journal, May 29, 1856.
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    State Sentinel, April 20, 1860.
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    Weekly State Journal, May 1, 1856.
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    • Weekly State Journal, Feb. 21, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, Jan. 31, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, May 8, 1856.
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    Logansport Democratic Pharos, May 14, 1856.
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    New Albany Daily Ledger, May 6, 18 56.
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    Seeds, History of the Republican Party in Indiana, 2 5.
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    New Albany Weekly Tribune, May 9, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, May 8, 1856.
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    Rockport Weekly Democrat, July 26, 1856.
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    Smith declined and Charles L. Barnes of New Albany was chosen.
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    New Albany Tribune, May 27, 1856.
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    Logansport Democratic Pharos, Sept. 3, 1856.
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    Seeds, History of the Republican Party in Indiana, 24.
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    Julian, Political Recollections, 155.
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    Frances Curtis, The Republican Party, I, 250.
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    Weekly State Journal, Feb. 22, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, April 10, IS56.
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    New Albany Weekly Tribune, Sept. 23, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, July 17, 1856.
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    Carl Fremont Brand, History of the Know Nothing Party in Indiana, 115.
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    State Sentinel, June 21, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, March 6, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, Feb. 28, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, June 26, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, Sept. 11, 1856.
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    New Albany Weekly Tribune, March 18, 1856.
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    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Weekly State Journal, July 24, 1856
    • Terre Haute Daily Express July 22, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal,, July 10, 1856.
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    • Terre Haute Daily Express, Aug. 7, 1856
    • Logansport Journal, Aug. 23, 1856.
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    Weekly State Journal, Nov. 6, 1856.