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Electoral Returns for Statewide Offices in the United States, 1874-1952

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : aggregate data
Creator
  • Kleppner, Paul
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1985-12-20
Language
English
Free Keywords
candidates; counties; election returns; elections; historical data; state politics; states (USA); voter attitudes; voting behavior
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection incorporates county-level election returns from 15 states for various statewide offices in the period 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. Data are stored in separate files for the 15 states at the following time periods: California (1882-1950), Colorado (1892-1952), Indiana (1876-1948), Minnesota (1890-1948), Missouri (1882-1948), Montana (1889-1948), Nebraska (1884-1950), New York (1878-1946), North Dakota (1889-1948), Ohio (1886-1948), Oregon (1878-1948), Pennsylvania (1874-1948), South Dakota (1889-1950), West Virginia (1904-1948), and Wisconsin (1884-1950).
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: California
    • DS2: Colorado
    • DS3: Indiana
    • DS4: Minnesota
    • DS5: Missouri
    • DS6: Montana
    • DS7: Nebraska
    • DS8: New York
    • DS9: North Dakota
    • DS10: Ohio
    • DS11: Oregon
    • DS12: Pennsylvania
    • DS13: South Dakota
    • DS14: West Virginia
    • DS15: Wisconsin
Temporal Coverage
  • 1874 / 1952
    Time period: 1874--1952
Geographic Coverage
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Indiana
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • New York (state)
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Dakota
  • United States
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
Sampled Universe
A total of 15 states of the United States in the period 1874-1952.
Collection Mode
  • Election returns for gubernatorial candidates are included in the related data collection, UNITED STATES HISTORICAL ELECTION RETURNS, 1788-1984 (ICPSR 0001).

Note
2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 18 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 17 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 16 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.
Availability
Delivery
This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Alternative Identifiers
  • 7861 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR07861.v1
Publications
  • Cantrell, Gregg, Barton, D. Scott. Texas Populists and the Failure of Biracial Politics. Journal of Southern History.55, (4), 659-692.1989.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2209044 (URL)
  • Kleppner, Paul, Baker, Stephen C.. The Impact of Voter Registration Requirements on Electoral Turnout, 1900-1916. Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association.Washington, DC. 1979.

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

Kleppner, Paul (1985): Electoral Returns for Statewide Offices in the United States, 1874-1952. Archival Version. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07861