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New York City's veterans of the War of 1812 meet and declare for Lincoln and the Republicans

New York City and Brooklyn, 1850s
11/01/1860
At a meeting hall on Broadway in New York, the city's Veterans of the War of 1812 met to hear political speeches.  At the conclusion of the proceedings, the veterans signified in a unanimous vote their support for the Republican national ticket.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
"City Politics," New York Times, November 2, 1860. 

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