Men unloading ballot boxes from the 1926 Pennsylvania election for the United States Senate, Washington, D.C.

Title

Men unloading ballot boxes from the 1926 Pennsylvania election for the United States Senate, Washington, D.C.

Subject

United States Senate; 1926 election; Political elections--Pennsylvania--1920-1930; Vote counting--Washington (D.C.)--1920-1930

Description

After investigating accusations of voter fraud made by Pennsylvania Governor Gifford Pinchot the United States Senate refused to seat William S. Vare, who had won the 1926 election.

Source

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 451 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Spring 2016

Date

January 18, 1927

Contributor

Charles Hardy

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Files

Voting machines.jpg


Citation

“Men unloading ballot boxes from the 1926 Pennsylvania election for the United States Senate, Washington, D.C.,” Goin' North, accessed June 14, 2024, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/488.