Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: KC-010-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1874

Subject Area: Election Returns

Bibliographic Citation: Electoral returns for statewide offices in the United States, 1874-1952.  [machine-readable data file] / Kleppner, Paul  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7861

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook and one duplicate copy.

Abstract: This data collection incorporates county-level election returns from fifteen states for various statewide offices during the years 1874-1952. Included are votes cast for party candidates contesting a variety of offices such as Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, Treasurer, and Auditor. Election returns for Governor are not included in this data collection. See UNITED STATES HISTORICAL ELECTION RETURNS, 1788-1984 (ICPSR 0001) for gubernatorial figures. Data are stored in separate files for the following states, time periods, and number of variables: California (1882-1950) 232 variables. Colorado (1892-1952) 293 variables. Indiana (1876-1948) 389 variables. Minnesota (1890-1948) 288 variables. Missouri (1882-1948) 288 variables. Montana (1889-1948) 155 variables. Nebraska (1884-1950) 316 variables. New York (1878-1946) 379 variables. North Dakota (1889-1948) 220 variables. Ohio (1886-1948) 285 variables. Oregon (1878-1948) 255 variables. Pennsylvania (1874-1948) 476 variables. South Dakota (1889-1950) 258 variables. West Virginia (1904-1948) 106 variables. Wisconsin (1884-1950) 446 variables.

SUBJECT TERMS: comparative state elections. county-level. election returns. elections. historical election data. states. California. Colorado. Indiana. Minnesota. Missouri. Montana. Nebraska. New York. North Dakota. Ohio. Oregon. Pennsylvania. South Dakota. United States. West Virginia.

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