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A New Nation Votes is a searchable collection of election returns from the earliest years of American democracy. The data were compiled by Philip Lampi. The American Antiquarian Society and Tufts University Digital Collections and Archives have mounted it online for you with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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View complete list of candidates and links to their elections.

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You may also download the election returns dataset for offline analysis, including both state-by state records and the authority records.