William McKinley defeats William Jennings Bryan (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In U.S. presidential election William McKinley, Republican (292 electoral votes) defeats William Jennings Bryan, Democrat (with 155 votes), on an anti-imperialist platform.

Citation:
Editors. "William McKinley defeats William Jennings Bryan". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11646, accessed 10 December 2016.]