Back to top

Alabama Constitutional Union Convention in Selma applauds nominations of Bell and Everett

Dallas County, Alabama, 1857
05/23/1860
At Selma, the state convention of those supporting the Constitutional Union Party in Alabama endorsed the actions of the recent national convention held in Baltimore, Maryland including the nomination of John Bell of Tennessee and Edward Everett of Massachusetts at the head of the ticket.  A further state meeting was planned for Selma on June 25, 1860 to ratify officially Bell's nomination.  (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), 438.

Tabs

How to Cite This Page: "Alabama Constitutional Union Convention in Selma applauds nominations of Bell and Everett," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/32179.