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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
TypeLabor Reform Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 01, 1872 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 21, 1872 - 06:00am
Polls Close February 22, 1872 - 08:00pm
Term Start March 04, 1873 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1877 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorPicimpalious
Last ModifiedRBH January 26, 2011 04:08am
Data SourcesZanesville Daily Courier 2/22/1872; James T. Havel, U.S. Presidential Candidates and the Elections, 2:43.
Description

Labor Reform Party National Convention, 1872

Presidential Nominee
(Declined)
Vice Presidential Nominee
(Declined)
Presidential Nominee
Supreme Court Justice
David Davis IL
Governor
Joel Parker NJ
Charles O'Conor NY
Party History

The Labor Reform Party was organized in a national convention held in St. Louis in 1870 [New York Times 1/4/1872]. State affiliates ran candidates in MA in 1870 and NH in 1871.

In the first two months of 1872, state affiliates held conventions and appointed delegates to the party’s first (and only) national convention. The Connecticut LRP held its state convention in Bridgeport on 1/3/1872 [NYT 1/4/1872]; the Missouri LRP met

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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/02/1868
NameUlysses S. Grant Votes214 (72.79%)
Term03/04/1869 - 03/04/1873 Margin134 (+45.58%)
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  PartyRepublican Won12/04/1872
NameUlysses S. Grant Votes286 (81.95%)
Term03/04/1873 - 03/04/1877 Margin244 (+69.91%)
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RaceUS President 12/04/1872
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Name Supreme Court Justice David Davis Gov. John White Geary Horace H. Day Gov. Benjamin Gratz Brown Wendell Phillips Rep. Horace Greeley Gov. John McAuley Palmer
PartyLabor Reform Labor Reform Labor Reform Labor Reform Labor Reform Labor Reform Labor Reform
Certified Votes201 (51.80%) 69 (17.78%) 59 (15.21%) 14 (3.61%) 13 (3.35%) 11 (2.84%) 8 (2.06%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -132 (-34.02%) -142 (-36.60%) -187 (-48.20%) -188 (-48.45%) -190 (-48.97%) -193 (-49.74%)
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Name Gov. Joel Parker Rep. George Washington Julian  
PartyLabor Reform Labor Reform  
Certified Votes7 (1.80%) 6 (1.55%)  
Margin-194 (-50.00%) -195 (-50.26%)  
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