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A look back at Palm Beach Post election results from decades past

1980 electoral vote map (click on the image to browse the Nov. 5, 1980 Palm Beach Post; but note that the colors don’t show up in the black and white microfilm):

1976 electoral vote map (click on the image to browse the Nov. 5, 1976 Palm Beach Post):

1972 election results:

Results of the May 4, 1964, primary elections took up three handwritten pages in The Palm Beach Post. Click on the image below to see those pages in The Palm Beach Post of May 5, 1964.

In 1956, the precinct votes in the primary election for the governor’s race were typeset, but detailed results of other races weren’t printed in the paper. Click on the image to see the May 9, 1956 edition of The Palm Beach Post.

The 1940 primary election included a vote on creating a Palm Beach County mosquito control district:

Check back for more historic election results from our archives.

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Posted in Flashback blog March 12, 2012 at 12:04 pm.

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