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Accession Number 1996.001
Catalog Number 1996.001.018
Object Name Book
Title Platforms of the Two Great Political Parties 1856-1912, Inclusive
Description Red leather cover with gold lettering on front cover: "PLATFORMS / OF THE / TWO GREAT POLITICAL PARTIES / 1856-1912, INCLUSIVE / COMPILED BY / SOUTH TRIMBLE / CLERK U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES / JULY, 1912"

The inside of the book has a tab for every four years, beginning with 1856 and ending with 1912. Each section gives the political platform for the American Republican and Democratic parties.
Date 1912
Dimensions H-5.5 W-2.75 inches
People Caldwell, John Lewis
Trimble, South 1864-1946
Material Leather/Paper/Ink
Provenance Lucy Caldwell donated a collection of items that had belonged to her grandfather, John Lewis Caldwell, who was a member of the Ohio Congressional Constitution Committee of 1873-1874.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Subjects Political issues
Political parties
Political platforms
Collection John L. Caldwell Collection