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  US President - Silver Party Convention
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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline July 22, 1896 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open July 22, 1896 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close July 25, 1896 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1897 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1901 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler February 22, 2008 10:09pm
Data SourcesOhio Elects the President, p. 66.
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Silver National Convention, 1896

Temporary Chairman
Permanent Chairman
Presidential Nominee
Vice Presidential Nominee
U.S. Rep.
Francis G. Newlands NV
William St. John NY
Former U.S. Rep.
William J. Bryan NE
Arthur Sewall ME

Origins of the Silver Party

The Silver Party was organized in 1892. Near the beginning of that year, U.S. Senators from silver-producing states (CO, ID, NV, and MT) began objecting to Pres. Harrison's economic policies and advocated the f

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