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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1888 - 12:00am
Polls Open May 15, 1888 - 06:00am
Polls Close May 17, 1888 - 08:00pm
Term Start March 04, 1889 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1893 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler January 28, 2006 09:35am
Data SourcesOhio Elects the President, p. 59.
Description The United Labor Party National Convention assembled in the Grand Opera House in Cincinnati OH. About 90 delegates attended. The party was founded to foster Henry George's single tax movement.

The convention was held at the same time and city as the Union Labor Party. An effort to run a joint ticket failed.

The United Labor Party convention nominated Robert H. Cowdrey for President on the first ballot. W.H.T. Wakefield KS was nominated for VP over Victor H. Wilder NY by a margin of 50-12.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/03/1884
NameGrover Cleveland Votes219 (54.61%)
Term03/04/1885 - 03/04/1889 Margin37 (+9.23%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/14/1889
NameBenjamin Harrison Votes233 (58.10%)
Term03/04/1889 - 03/04/1893 Margin65 (+16.21%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 01/14/1889
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Name Robert H. Cowdrey  
PartyUnited Labor  
Uncertified Votes62 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
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