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Republicans sweep state elections in Connecticut

William Alfred Buckingham, detail
04/02/1860
Republicans swept the state elections in Connecticut, winning narrow victories in all of the state wide races.  William A. Buckingham was re-elected as governor and the party held healthy majorities in both houses of the state legislature.  (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), 254.

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