Vote: The Machinery of Democracy Homepage

Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 8/18/2008

In this online exhibition, students will explore the history of voting methods in the United States, study how ballots and voting systems have evolved over the years as a response to political, social, and technological change, transforming the ways in which Americans vote. The exhibit includes sections on paper ballots, reform, the gear & lever voting machine, Florida 2000, and present and future ballots.

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