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How Columbia receives McClellan's Salutation from the Chicago Platform

Library of Congress Summary : Columbia repudiates Democratic presidential candidate George Brinton McClellan's endorsement of the platform devised at the August 1864 Democratic convention in Chicago. McClellan and his running mate George Hunt Pendleton are shown here standing on a platform surrounded by various Democrats--many of them New Yorkers. Pendleton stands at right, his thumbs in his lapels.

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