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Re: WJ Bryan's Voter Database?

Michael Kazin said the file seems not to have survived (A Godly Hero, p. 81, n. 8). But in the unlikely event that someone has better information, I would like a lead or two myself. If Bryan’s wife and brother had added information about campaign contributions, the file would have been very useful to me while researching the 1896, 1900, and 1908 elections for Buying the Vote (Oxford 2014). And it would be useful for future research in the unlikely event that someone finds the cards in someone’s attic. I don’t hold out much hope, though.

Ex Parte Milligan at 150: The Constitution & Military Commissions in American Wars on Terror


September 22, 2016 to September 24, 2016

United States

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American History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Government and Public Service, Political Science, Political History / Studies