Who Won the 1856
US Presidential Election

James Buchanan

John C Fremont

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Monuments ought to be considered case by case

LancasterOnline
In Lancaster's Buchanan Park stands a statue to James Buchanan, Pennsylvania's only president, who through a long political career directed his oratorical thunderbolts at opponents of slavery, not at slave-owners. Should Buchanan's statue be pulled ...

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Democracy and Brown v. Board of Education

Washington Post
In her seriously flawed recent book Democracy in Chains, historian Nancy MacLean argues that James Buchanan and many other libertarians are anti-democratic and that their supposed opposition to Brown v. Board of Education helps prove the charge.

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'Worst president' left his mark on Pacific Northwest

MyNorthwest.com
When Oregon Territory – including what's now Washington – officially became part of the United States on Aug. 15, 1848, it was because James Buchanan had negotiated a treaty with Great Britain to divide the jointly occupied “Old Oregon Country” at the ...

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Presidential comparison: Trump vs. Buchanan

LancasterOnline
Since the meeting held at Trump Tower in June 2016 involving the president's son, son-in-law, campaign manager and Russians with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian intelligence, we have been hearing about how unprecedented in ...

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Man dies after wreck early Sunday on Silva

Mariposa Gazette
Lawrence was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger, Shannon Nutt, 39, Mariposa, was transported to John C. Fremont Hospital for minor injuries. The CHP said the cause of the wreck remains under investigation, ...

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Natural World

The Source Weekly (press release) (registration) (blog)
John James Abert by explorer John C. Fremont (the Pathfinder) during his 1843 expedition into Central Oregon. No fish live in the alkaline waters of the lake; however, its dense population of brine shrimp feeds all those shorebirds (and once supported ...

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Yankee Dutchman has special ties to Sigel

Effingham Daily News
Franz was an ardent supporter of Abraham Lincoln's candidacy in 1860, although he had supported John Charles Fremont, a Democratic Free Soil candidate in the Election of 1856. Fremont's contemporary Carl Schurz of Germany also campaigned ...

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Fremont a bold, reckless explorer

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
In January of 1854, John C. Fremont led 22 explorers across the ice-rimmed Gunnison River — which he and other explorers then called Grand River — near present-day Delta. It wasn't easy. The ice on the edges was about 18 inches thick, wrote Simon ...

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