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Another Look at Plutocracy and Politics in Antebellum New York City
Amy Beth Bridges looks at the activity of wealthy men in New York City politics before the Civil War. While it is commonly thought that men of wealth "abandoned" local politics in the 1850s, Bridges finds that local politics in these years makes most sense when their activity is taken into account.

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