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United States in 1860: Population, Economy, and Elections in 1860

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Population Demographics

Economy and Agriculture

For additional information, conduct a SUBJECT search in the catalog for terms such as: INDUSTRIES -- UNITED STATES -- HISTORIES; UNITED STATES ECONOMIC CONDITIONS TO 1865; or, AGRICULTURE -- UNITED STATES -- HISTORY.  Information on state economic and agricultural activity can also be accessed through the 1860 Census of Population and Housing.

Voting and Elections

For additional information regarding historical state voting laws or elections, conduct a SUBJECT  search in the catalog using such terms as VOTING -- UNITED STATES -- HISTORY -- 19th CENTURY; or, SUFFERAGE -- UNITED STATES.

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