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Accession number 1854.8
Collection Political Ephemera Collection
Title Prox, Benjamin Bourn.
Date 1790
Extent of Description One (1) document

2.375" X 3.75"

Scope & Content A prox printed for the election of Benjamin Bourn to the U.S. House of Representatives, 1790. Text is surrounded by a geometric border.

Handwritten note on reverse reads:

"...Congress Augt. 31.1790/1541 Votes-/Elected/by a majority of 239".
People Bourne, Benjamin
Subjects Ballots
Political activity
Political elections
Political organizations
Political parties
Politics & government