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1868 Electoral College Map
        Electoral Popular
Political Party Presidential Nom. VP Nom. # % # %
Republican Ulysses S. Grant Schuyler Colfax 214 72.8 3,013,650 52.7
Democratic Horatio Seymour Francis Blair, Jr. 80 27.2 2,708,744 47.3

STATE TOTAL VOTE Republican Democratic
ULYSSES S. GRANT HORATIO SEYMOUR
Votes % EV Votes % EV
Alabama 149,594 76,667 51.3 8 72,921 48.7  
Arkansas 41,190 22,112 53.7 5 19,078 46.3  
California 108,656 54,588 50.2 5 54,068 49.8  
Connecticut 98,570 50,789 51.5 6 47,781 48.5  
Delaware 18,571 7,614 41.0   10,957 59.0 3
Florida 3 electors chosen by state legislature and awarded to Ulysses Grant
Georgia 159,816 57,109 35.7   102,707 64.3 9
Illinois 449,420 250,304 55.7 16 199,116 44.3  
Indiana 343,528 176,548 51.4 13 166,980 48.6  
Iowa 194,439 120,399 61.9 8 74,040 38.1  
Kansas 43,630 30,027 68.8 3 13,600 31.2  
Kentucky 155,455 39,566 25.5   115,889 74.5 11
Louisiana 113,488 33,263 29.3   80,225 70.7 7
Maine 112,962 70,502 62.4 7 42,460 37.6  
Maryland 92,795 30,438 32.8   62,357 67.2 7
Massachusetts 195,508 136,379 69.8 12 59,103 30.2  
Michigan 225,632 128,563 57.0 8 97,069 43.0  
Minnesota 71,620 43,545 60.8 4 28,075 39.2  
Missouri 152,488 86,860 57.0 11 65,628 43.0  
Nebraska 15,291 9,772 63.9 3 5,519 36.1  
Nevada 11,689 6,474 55.4 3 5,215 44.6  
New Hampshire 68,304 37,718 55.2 5 30,575 44.8  
New Jersey 163,133 80,132 49.1   83,001 50.9 7
New York 849,771 419,888 49.4   429,883 50.6 33
North Carolina 181,498 96,939 53.4 9 84,559 46.6  
Ohio 518,665 280,159 54.0 21 238,506 46.0  
Oregon 22,086 10,961 49.6   11,125 50.4 3
Pennsylvania 655,662 342,280 52.2 26 313,382 47.8  
Rhode Island 19,511 13,017 66.7 4 6,494 33.3  
South Carolina 107,538 62,301 57.9 6 45,237 42.1  
Tennessee 82,757 56,628 68.4 10 26,129 31.6  
Vermont 56,224 44,173 78.6 5 12,051 21.4  
West Virginia 49,321 29,015 58.8 5 20,306 41.2  
Wisconsin 193,628 108,920 56.3 8 84,708 43.7  
Totals 5,722,440 3,013,650 52.7 214 2,708,744 47.3 80

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