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==Elections==  
 
==Elections==  
 
*[[May 24]] &ndash; The [[1900 election]] for municipal officers in the city, [[Charles W. Allen]] was elected mayor; in the county the vote was on the Convention, there being no officers. The majority in Albemarle County and Charlottesille voted for the Constitutional Convention.<ref>https://search.lib.virginia.edu/catalog/uva-lib:2077542/view#openLayer/uva-lib:2077543/2216.5/1625.5/3/1/0</ref>
 
*[[May 24]] &ndash; The [[1900 election]] for municipal officers in the city, [[Charles W. Allen]] was elected mayor; in the county the vote was on the Convention, there being no officers. The majority in Albemarle County and Charlottesille voted for the Constitutional Convention.<ref>https://search.lib.virginia.edu/catalog/uva-lib:2077542/view#openLayer/uva-lib:2077543/2216.5/1625.5/3/1/0</ref>
[[November 6]] &ndash; United States presidential election. Virginia voted for the Democratic candidate, former U.S. Representative William J. Bryan over the *Republican candidate, incumbent President William McKinley.  
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[[November 6]] &ndash; United States presidential election. Virginia voted for the Democratic candidate, former U.S. Representative William J. Bryan over the Republican candidate, incumbent President William McKinley.  
 
==Deaths==
 
==Deaths==
 
[[August 11]] &ndash; University of Virginia professor [[Charles Scott Venable]], a mathematician, astronomer, and civil war military officer.  
 
[[August 11]] &ndash; University of Virginia professor [[Charles Scott Venable]], a mathematician, astronomer, and civil war military officer.  

Revision as of 18:16, 15 May 2019

← 1899 Janus.jpg This article is a date about important or significant events that happened (or will happen) in the year 1900 Janus.jpg 1901 →

Events

The population of the City of Charlottesville in 1900, according to that year's census, was 6,449. According to the same census, the population of Albemarle County in 1900 was 28,473.

Elections

  • May 24 – The 1900 election for municipal officers in the city, Charles W. Allen was elected mayor; in the county the vote was on the Convention, there being no officers. The majority in Albemarle County and Charlottesille voted for the Constitutional Convention.[1]

November 6 – United States presidential election. Virginia voted for the Democratic candidate, former U.S. Representative William J. Bryan over the Republican candidate, incumbent President William McKinley.

Deaths

August 11 – University of Virginia professor Charles Scott Venable, a mathematician, astronomer, and civil war military officer.

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