Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author Shafer, Ronald G, author.

Title The carnival campaign : how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever / Ronald G. Shafer.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2016]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    324.9735 SHA    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    324.97358 SHA    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description viii, 279 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A compromise candidate -- The first image campaign -- Hello, Columbus -- Old Tip: hero or coward? -- Home sweet log cabin home -- Little Matty -- Palace of splendor -- Showdown in Baltimore -- A Democratic splinter -- Tippecanoe and rallies too -- The first gender gap -- Petticoat power -- Read all about us -- Sing us a song -- The marketing of a candidate -- Going negative: the Democrats fight back -- General Mum speaks -- Old Tip on the campaign trail -- Stump speakers -- The Buckeye Blacksmith -- Money talks -- Stealing votes -- Election returns -- Mr. Harrison goes to Washington -- Death of a president -- And Tyler too.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1840.
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1837-1841.
ISBN 9781613735404 hardcover
1613735405 hardcover

 
    
Available items only