Tammany

  • (noun): A political organization within the Democratic Party in New York city (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism.
    Synonyms: Tammany Hall, Tammany Society

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Tammany (disambiguation) - See Also
... Tammany Hall, political organization in New York Tammanies or Tammany Societies, American organizations reflecting popular interest in frontier and Indian life, customs and language St ... Tammany Parish, Louisiana Tammany Trace, trail in St ... Tammany parish ...
Tammany (disambiguation)
... Tammany or Tamanend was a Native American leader ... Tammany may also refer to Mount Tammany, a mountain on the New Jersey/Pennsylvania border Tammany (Williamsport, Maryland), a house on the National Register of Historic Places Tammany (horse ...
Characteristics Of New York City Mayoral Elections - Some Basic Patterns of Mayoral Elections in New York City - Democrats, Republicans and Reformers
... lasting into the 1960s, is the conflict between, on one side, Tammany Hall, the Democratic political organization largely built on political patronage with a consequent deep ... La Guardia in 1933, it was almost never possible to unite the disparate anti-Tammany elements in a coalition strong enough to prevail for more than one election ... This was not only for negative reasons Tammany could listen to and satisfy some of its opponents' needs, and could on occasion run candidates of undoubted quality, such as Abram Hewitt to oppose ...
St. Tammany Parish Public Schools
... Tammany Parish Public Schools is a school district headquartered in Covington, Louisiana, United States ... Tammany Parish ... Tammany Parish Public Schools system is a system of public K-12 schools in St ...
Tammany (horse)
... Tammany was an American Thoroughbred race horse ... in Great Britain Ireland in 1870 and 1871, Tammany's sire was Iroquois, the first American horse ever to win England's Epsom Derby ... Tammany was the retrospective American Horse of the Year for 1892 ...