New York. 1. Ellery, Epes E. For Representative of Congress Ellery (fl. 1862) served as Vice-President of the Chamber of Commerce of the state of New York.2. Farmer, John W. For Sheriff of the City and County of New-York Farmer (1819-1869) was a wealthy philanthropist. (On the same slip):Milliken, William T.B. For District AttorneyThomson, James M. For Clerk of the City and the County of New York.Naumann, Louis; Ranney, James W. and Wilder, Alexander For Coroners in the City and County of New York. 3. Fenton , Reuben E. For Governor Fenton (1819-1885) served as Governor as well as Senator from New York. One of the founders of the Republican party, he was a strong advocate against slavery.(On the same slip):Alvord, Thomas G[old]. For Lieutenant-Governor Alvord (1810-1897) served as speaker of the New York state assembly as well as Lieutenant-Governor of New York. Alberger, Franklin A. For Canal Commissioner Alberger (1825-1877) served as the mayor of Buffalo, New York from 1860-1861, and later as Canal Commissioner.Forrest, David P. For Inspector of State Prisons Forrest (fl. 1865) served as Inspector of State Prisons as well as Commissioner of deeds for the state of New York. 4. Roosevelt, Theodore. "The Taft administration has refused the voters a chance to vote direct for the Presidential candidates. The only way you can vote for THEODORE ROOSEVELT for president is to vote for the two delegates and two alternates pledges for him."Delegates: Finch, Carl D.; Hardy, George E.; Allen, Charles L. and Dolph, Ell5. Sammis, Joel For member of Assembly Sammis (fl. 1865) was a wealthy New York merchant.6. Stewart, Orlando L. For City Judge Stewart (fl. 1863) was one of the prosecutors working for the New York City District Attorney's Office on the case of the July 1863 New York City Draft Riots.7. Willmann, Andreas. For Supervisor Willmann (1819-1878) was born in Pforhen, Germany. An important participant in the 1848/49 revolution in Southwest Germany, he fled to the United States to escape a prison sentence for this. In New York he founded and became vice-director of the Citizen Sparbank, and also worked as a wine merchant. (Inventory #: 15918)
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