Oregon Constitutional Convention Delegates Trivia

This 1877 Thomas Nast cartoon shows Oregon Democratic elector C. A. Cronin heading to Washington D.C. to tilt the presidency to Samuel Tilden during the Electoral College controversy of 1877. La Fayette Grover had installed Cronin to replace a Republican elector. (Image courtesy HarpWeek.com)

This 1877 Thomas Nast cartoon shows Oregon Democratic elector C. A. Cronin heading to Washington D.C. to tilt the presidency to Samuel Tilden during the Electoral College controversy of 1877. La Fayette Grover had installed Cronin to replace a Republican elector. (Image courtesy HarpWeek.com)

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