Please Note: This event has expired.
Mugwumps, Know-Nothings and Dolly Vardens
California has had plenty of fascinating Third Party movements, most splintered off from existing parties. You may be surprised at the level of popular support for their more questionable platforms.
Learn about the rapid rise and fall of the Know-Nothings, how the Workingmen’s Party helped write the state constitution and elected a mayor, examine just how progressive the Progressive Party was, and meet local members of the Socialist, Greenback Labor, and Prohibition Parties.
Contact: (916) 448-0811
1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818