1908 Presidential General Election Results - Nebraska
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 131,099 49.14%8
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 126,997 47.60%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 5,179 1.94%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 3,524 1.32%0
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Election Notes:
  • Bryan party is listed as Democrat and People's Independent
Demographic Data

1910 Population:1,192,214Enum.1910 Population Density:6.0persons/km2
1900 Population:1,066,300Enum.1900 Population Density:5.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8
Land Area (2000):199,099km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.1%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Nebraska Legislative Reference Bureau, "Popular Vote by Counties for Presidential Candidates in Nebraska, 1868-1916," The Nebraska Blue Book and Historical Register 1918 (Lincoln, 1918)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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