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Collection Reference Number GLC09014
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Broughton's Monthly Planet Reader and Astrological Journal.
Date 1860
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Four issues each featuring engraved portraits of 1860 Presidential candidates with astrological charts and commentary on their potential success; Stephen A. Douglas 8-1-1860, Abraham Lincoln 9-1-1860, John C. Breckinridge 10-1-1860, and John Bell 11-1-1860.
Subjects Election  Politics  President    
People Douglas, Stephen Arnold (1813-1861)  Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell) (1821-1875)  Bell, John (1796-1869)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Government & Politics; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945