Editors. "James Buchanan elected US President". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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James Buchanan elected US President (32 words)
Historical Context Note
The USA Presidential election is won by the Democratic candidate, James Buchanan, with 174 electoral votes. His opponents, the Republican John C. Frémont and Whig Millard Fillmore gain 114 votes and 8 votes respectively.18335 James Buchanan elected US President 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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