This article explores links that middle-class african american women drew between efforts to repeal the eighteenth amendment and the emergence of black democrats in the 1928 american presidential election because of their longstanding interest in civil rights and temperance, middle-class black. United states presidential election of 1928, american presidential election held on november 6, 1928, in which republican herbert hoover defeated democrat alfred e smith in the electoral college 444–87. Welcome to the making of a nation-- american history in voa special english the presidential election of 1928 gave american voters a clear political choice.
The 1928 presidential election ushered in a landslide victory for the republican candidate, herbert hoover, who won by the large margin of 1741% in the. African americans as political pariahs: respectively, were capable of swaying a presidential election the 1928 presidential pressured by african american. Presidential race of 1928 the presidential election of 1928 was one of the most controversial in american history, providing a major test of party loyalties in alabama, which had historically voted democratic the controversy surrounded the issues of prohibition, religion, race, the republican prosperity, and a distrust of urban politicians. The american presidency project contains the most comprehensive collection of resources pertaining to the study of the president of the united states compiled by john woolley and gerhard peters.
1 confederate states did not participate in the election 2 mississippi, texas, and virginia did not participate in the election source: us bureau of the census, historical statistics of the united states, colonial times to 1970 participation in elections for president and us representatives. Anti-catholicism v al smith: an analysis of anti- catholicism in the 1928 presidential election michael rooney st john fisher college.
Credentials presented: jan 19, 1927 referred to privileges & elections committee: jan 20, 1927 committee report: mar 4, 1927 senate vote: jan 19, 1928. A look back at history shows that presidential election cycles indeed correlate in the 22 president elections since 1928, 14 were preceded by gains in the three. Presents a timeline of all us presidential elections, from 1789 to the present popular and electoral voting data is provided courtesy of wikipediaorg 1928 us presidential election click for wikipedia article on the 1924 us presidential.
The election of 1828 was perhaps the dirtiest in american history, as the jackson and adams campaigns threw scurrilous charges at each other. 1912 presidential election, jfk40 1928 presidential election anti-catholicism and 1960 presidential election, jfk08, jfk14, jfk19, jfk31, jfk40, jfk52, jfk54, jfk56. Definition of election of 1928 – our online dictionary has election of 1928 america's two major parties nominated their leading public officials in 1928.
One of the most vocal opponents of a catholic presence in american politics was thomas j heflin a contemporary view of the 1928 election. 1928 election results hoover vs smith explore our complete time lines of major events in american history as well as world history. Popular post-election image holds that republicans last controlled the white house and congress in 1928, causing the great depression.
Start studying apush unit 8 (depression - wwii) learn vocabulary election of 1928 designed in part to lift american export trade from the depression. The presidential election of 1928 gave american voters a clear choice between two different kinds of candidates and political parties the democratic party nominated al smith, the popular governor of the state of new york. The united states presidential election of 1928 was the 36th quadrennial presidential election, held on tuesday, november 6, 1928 secretary of commerce herbert hoover was nominated as the republican candidate, as incumbent president calvin coolidge chose not to run for a second full term.Download