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Elections

Research procedure for identifying books, journal and newspaper articles, campaign finances, campaign ads, political advertising, public opinion polls, and election data.

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of the Republican Party by George Kurian.
Reference Room JK 2352 .E561 1997 and Shapiro Undergraduate
Encyclopedia of the Democratic Party by George Kurian.
Reference Room JK 2312 .E551 1997 and Shapiro Undergraduate
Encyclopedia of Third Parties in America by Immanuel Ness
Reference Room JK 2261 .E4741 2000

Political Party Conventions

Party Platforms

Convention Proceedings

1832  Summary of the proceedings of a convention of Republican delegates (Book, Online)

1835  The Proceedings of a convention of delegates appointed by the Demoratic Republicans (Microform)

1840  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)

1844  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform)

1848  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform)

1852  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)

1856  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Microform)

1860  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)

1864  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)

1868  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book)

1872 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book)

1876 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book)

1880 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book)

1884 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online, Microform)

1888 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book)

1892 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Microform)

1896 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention  (Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (OCLC** 8168548)

1900 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online, Microform)

1904 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online)

1908 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, OnlineMicroform)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)

1912 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online, Microform)

1916 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online, Microform)

1920 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Online)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Online, Microform)

1924 The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Microform)
        The proceeding of the Republican National Convention (Book, Microform)

1928  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book)
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)    

1932  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book)
         The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform

1936  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book)
         The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)   

1940  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book
         The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)   

1944  The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform
         The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)   

1948   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (BookMicroform)   

1952   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Book, Microform)

1956   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Book, Microform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (OCLC** 2098727)

1960   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (BookMicroform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Book, Microform)

1964   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (BookMicroform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Microform)

1968   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Book)

1972   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online, BookMicroform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (OCLC** 8069757)

1976   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (OCLC** 5959625)

1980   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (BookMicroform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Microform)

1984   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (BookMicroform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (OCLC**16834230)

1988   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Microform
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Book)

1992   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online, OCLC**27255144) 
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Book)

1996   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Online)

2000   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Online, OCLC** 40780454)

2004   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Online)

2008   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Online)

2012   The proceedings of the Democratic Nation Convention (Online
          The proceedings of Republican National Convention (Online)

**OCLC- Inter-Library Loan(ILL) required; OCLC number will assist library staff in locating the publication