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This is a fact, not a generalization

In Alabama, Know Nothings were a mix of former Whigs, malcontented Democrats and other political outsiders who favored state aid to build more railroads. Virginia attracted national attention in its tempestuous 1855 gubernatorial. Democrat Henry Alexander Wise won by convincing state voters that Know Nothings were in bed with Northern …

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