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Unknown Sample Ballot

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09881 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Maryland Type: Document Date: 1948 Pagination: 1 p. ; 40.7 x 36.9 cm.

Summary of Content: One sample ballot which has printed the names of presidential candidates for the 1948 election. Also includes names of congressional candidates and constitutional amendments in Maryland.


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Voter registrationVotingPresidentConstitutionAmendmentsElection

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