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Minnesota Railroad Loans, Amendment 1 (April 1858)

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The Minnesota Railroad Loans Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the April 15, 1858 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed the state to make loans to railroad companies in an aggregate amount of up to $5 million.[1]

Election results

Minnesota Amendment 1 (1858)
Approveda Yes 25,023 78.80%

Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be read here.

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