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The tintype was invented prior to this election. Tintypes having a picture of a candidate are known as ferrotypes among collectors. Ferrotypes were usually framed. Most often, there was a candidate on one side and his running mate on the other. Sometimes the two are pictured side by side. A variety of ribbons were made with different pictures and slogans based on the issues. Major issues this year were slavery and rights to different liberties

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