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Toepel, M. G.; Theobald, H. Rupert (ed.) / The Wisconsin Blue Book, 1962
(1962)

Wisconsin Constitution as amended through 1961,   pp. [277]-308 PDF (11.1 MB)


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    STATE-WIDE REFERENDA ELECTIONS OTHER THAN CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS 1846
TO 1961
                                                                Territorial
                                  Date of Election        Vote
                                    Question                            
            Law  Submitting                         For      Against
*Formation of a  state government  ..............................................................................................
 Territorial  Laws  1846,
           p. 5 (Jan. 31)           Apr.  1846      12,334      2,487
 Approval  of first constitution  ......................................................................................................
 Art.  XIX,  Sec.  9  of
            1846 Constitution       Apr.  1847      14,119     30,231
 Equal  suffrage to colored persons ............................................................................................
 Supl.  resolution  to  1846
           Constitution; Vol. II
           of Quaife, p. 755        Apr.  1847       7,664     14,615
*Ratification of second constitution ............................................................................................
 Art.  XIV,  Sec.  9  of  1848
           Constitution             Mar. 1848       16,799      6,384
                                                                   State
*Extend     suffrage      to  colored     persons"*      ........................................................................................
*Banks  or no banks;  advisory referendum ........................................................................
*General       banking       law    ...........................................................................................................
*Liquor prohibition; advisory referendum  ..........................................................................
Extend  suffrage     to   colored    persons** ........................................................................................
*Amend  general banking  law; redemption  of bank  notes ...........................................
*Amend  general banking  law; circulation of bank notes ............................................
*Amend  general banking  law; interest rate 7% a  year ..............................................
Extend  suffrage     to  colored    persons"**..........................................................................................
*Amend  general banking  law;  taxing shareholders ........................................................
*Amend  general banking  law; interest rate set by contract..........................
*Abolish      office   of bank       comptroller      ............................................................................................
*Incorporation       of savings banks and            savings societies ......................................................
*Woman   suffrage upon  school  matters ..............................................................................
Revise  banking law  of 1897; banking dept. under commissioner  .......................
*Primary       election    law     ..............................................................................................................
Pocket ballots  and coupon  voting systems  ........................................................................
W  om an suffrage*    **   ..........................................................................................................................
*Soldiers' bonus financed by 3-mill property tax and income tax.......................
*Prohibition, Wisconsin            enforcement        act   (Mulberger) .......................................................
*U.S. prohibition act (Volstead); memorializing congress to amend .....................
*Repeal of Wisconsin prohibition enforcement act (Severson); advisory referendum
Ch.     137    1849
Ch.     143    1851
Ch.     479    1852
Ch.     101    1853
Ch.      44    1857
Ch.      98    1858
Ch.     242    1861
Ch.     203    1862
Ch.     414    1865
Ch.     102    1866
Ch.     143    1866
JR.      12    1867
Ch.      28    1868
Ch.     384    1876
Ch.     211    1885
Ch.     303    1897
Ch.     451    1903
Ch.     522    1905
Ch.     227    1911
Ch.     667    1919
Ch.     556    1919
SJR 42  JR 47  1925
SJR 14  JR 16  1929
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Nov. 1849        5,265      4,075     
Nov. 1851       31,289      9,126
Nov. 1852       32,826      8,711
Nov. 1853       27,519     24,109
Nov. 1857       28,235     41,345
Nov. 1858       27,267      2,837
Nov. 1861       57,646      2,515
Nov. 1862       46,269      7,794
Nov. 1865       46,588     55,591
Nov. 1866       49,714      19,151
Nov. 1867       45,796      11,842
Nov. 1868       15,499       1,948
Nov. 1876        4,029      3,069
Nov. 1886       43,581     38,998
Nov. 1898       86,872      92,607
Nov. 1904      130,366      80,102
Apr. 1906       45,958     111,139
Nov. 1912      135,545     227,024
Sept. 1919     165,762      57,324
Nov. 1920      419,309     199,876
Nov. 1926      349,443     177,602
Apr. 1929      350,337     196,402   CI
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