1888 Boston mayoral election

Boston mayoral election, 1888
← 1887 December 12, 1888[1] 1889 →
  Thomas Norton Hart (1).png Hugh O Brien Former Mayor of Boston (1).png
Candidate Thomas N. Hart Hugh O'Brien
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 32,712 30,836
Percentage 51.48% 48.52%

Mayor before election

Hugh O'Brien
Democratic

Elected Mayor

Thomas N. Hart
Republican

The Boston mayoral election of 1888 saw the election of Thomas N. Hart, who defeated incumbent mayor Hugh O'Brien.

Results[edit]

1888 Boston mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Thomas N. Hart 32,712 51.48%
Democratic Hugh O'Brien (incumbent) 30,836 48.52%
Turnout 63,548

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "RaceID=727497". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 11, 2019.