200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019


“Vote the entire ticket, State and county. Strike not a name.”

The election of Democrats, or "Redeemers," in 1874 was the first step to reversing the gains of the radical 1868 convention. This article both urges Democrats to vote and raises concerns with the Republican party.

Creator: The Montgomery Advertiser
Date: 1874 November 3
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Newspaper article

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 9
Grade 5: Standard(s) 12
Grade 7 (Civics): Standard(s) 4 5
Grade 10: Standard(s) 15
Grade 12 (US Government): Standard(s) 5 6 7

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