1878 Boston mayoral election

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Boston mayoral election, 1878
← 1877 December 10, 1878[1] 1879 →
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Candidate Frederick O. Prince Charles R. Codman
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 19,676 18,003
Percentage 51.59% 47.20%

Mayor before election

Henry L. Pierce
Republican

Elected Mayor

Frederick O. Prince
Democratic

The Boston mayoral election of 1878 saw Frederick O. Prince elected to return the mayoralty for a second nonconsecutive term.

Results[edit]

1878 Boston mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Frederick O. Prince 19,676 51.59%
Republican Nathaniel J. Bradlee 18,003 47.20%
Greenback Davis J. King 440 1.15%
Others Scattering 22 0.06%
Turnout 38,141

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "RaceID=727487". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 11, 2019.