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Republicans sweep Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's municipal elections

Pittsburgh City Hall, circa 1870
01/03/1860
Republican candidates swept the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania municipal elections, electing George Wilson as the mayor.  They also secured the posts of Controller and Treasurer and a 32 to 9 majority in the City Council.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
Francis Vincent, Vincent's Semi-Annual United States Register.... 1st of January and 1st of July, 1860 (Philadelphia: Francis Vincent, 1860), 10.

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