Anti-Masonic Party


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a former political party in the United States

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He probably would not have won that first election without the support of the Anti-Masonic Party.
The first in a riveting and powerful four-volume history of independent and third-party politics in the United States, "Others" is a copiously rich and brisk narrative about our nation's earliest third-party movements beginning with the Anti-Masonic Party of the 1820s and concluding with the spectacular rise and disappointing collapse of the Greenback-Labor Party in the mid-1880s.
The Anti-Masonic Party, for example, was founded in the wake of the New York murder of a man planning to divulge Freemason secrets.
The Anti-Masonic Party, the Free-Soilers, the Progressive Party, the Populist Party- all rose up to challenge the political establishment.