Cyclopædia of Political Science, Political Economy, and the Political History of the United States

Edited by: Lalor, John J.
(?-1899)
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1881
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New York: Maynard, Merrill, and Co.
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1899
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Includes articles by Frédéric Bastiat, Gustave de Molinari, Henry George, J. B. Say, Francis A. Walker, and more.
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DEMOCRAT

I.362.1

DEMOCRAT (IN U. S. HISTORY), a term used by the federalists to designate the whole body of their opponents, but accepted only by a faction. After about 1810 democrat and democratic were accepted as equivalent to republican. (See DEMOCRATIC-REPUBLICAN PARTY, I.-III.; DEMOCRATIC CLUBS.)

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