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Republican Party tickets

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7464

Scope and Contents note

The Republican Party tickets are presidential election tickets for Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson during the 1864 election. The tickets bear the name of the National Union Party. The collection consists of four original tickets and four photocopies.


  • 1864


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Republican Party tickets must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The Republican Party is a national political party in the United States, and was founded in 1854. In the 1864 election, the party took the name National Union Party to allow the participation of Democrats.


2 folders (0.04 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The National Union tickets are tickets for Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson in the 1864 election.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

Originals condition restricted; use photocopies.

Custodial History note

In 2009, the Republican Party tickets were found separated from their original collection. It is believed they were probably donated with a Samuel Brannan collection. The exact date of donation is not known, though it was probably in 1988.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; 1988.

Appraisal note

Utah political history (19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.I, 2007); Tickets for the 1864 election.

Related Archival Materials note

See also the Samuel Brannan papers (VMSS 37) and the Letter transcripts, photographs, illustrations, and papers of Samuel Brannan (MSS 5920).

Processing Information note

Processed; Lissa Chandler; 2009.

Register of Republican Party tickets
Lissa Chandler
Description rules
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Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States