American Party Broadside, 1847
- American Party Broadside, 1847
- American Party
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- Campaign literature, 1847-- American Party.
- Catholic Church-- History-- 19th century.
- Elections-- Kentucky.
- Political parties-- Platforms.
- Fayette County (Ky.)-- History.
- Kentucky-- History-- 1792-1865.
- Scott County (Ky.)-- History.
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- The Filson Historical Society
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- The American, or Know Nothing Party, was a political party active in the 19th century. Broadside printed by the American Party which voices its support for a Mr. Trabue, the American Party candidate for the Fayette County, Ky. Congressional District in the 1847 election. The text is filled with anti -immigrant and anti-Catholic Church propaganda. Cards available in repository