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1860 Republican National Convention

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The Republican Nomination Convention of 1860

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Lincoln Rides the Republican Platform in 1860

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The Democratic Nomination Convention of 1860

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Our Nation Will Rise Again Together

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Members of GOP want to throwback to 1860

The 1860 Republican National Convention, also known as the 2nd Republican National Convention, was a nominating convention of the Republican Party of the United States, held in Chicago, Illinois, from May 16 to 18, 1860. The gathering nominated former U.S. Representative Abraham Lincoln of Illinois for President of the United States and Senator Hannibal Hamlin of Maine for Vice President.
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