Lincoln Re-Elected by Overwhelming Majority!

November 11, 1864

“No Presidential Election has ever occurred at all comparable in magnitude, solemnity and far-reaching consequences to the one which came off on Tuesday last.  The hosts of freedom and the powers of despotism met in a death grapple, and the latter have been sent howling to the pit from which they emanated, while the former are singing songs of praise and thanksgiving.  The doom of Rebellion and Slavery is now irrevocably pronounced.   “

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