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The Democrats nominate Lewis Cass and William Orlando Butler

Lewis Cass, painting
05/22/1848
The Democratic National Convention closed in Baltimore, Maryland having nominated Lewis Cass of Michigan and William Orlando Butler of Kentucky as the party's presidential and vice-presidential candidates. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Thomas G. Mitchell, Antislavery Politics in Antebellum and Civil War America (Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 2007), 41.

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