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Ohio Republicans meet in Columbus and select Senator Chase as their choice for President

Columbus, Ohio, circa 1857
03/01/1860
The Ohio Republican Convention gathered in Columbus with more than five hundred delegates attending.  By a vote of six to one, the gathering voted for Senator Salmon Chase as their preferred candidate for President of the United States.  (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)

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