The Patrons of Husbandry, or the Grange, was founded in 1867 to advance methods of agriculture, as well as to promote the social and economic needs of farmers in the United States.
The Gold Standard guaranteed that the government would redeem any amount of paper money for its value in gold.
The Panic of 1893 was a serious economic depression in the United States that began in 1893 and ended in 1897. It deeply affected every sector of the economy, and produced political upheaval that led to the realigning election of 1896 and the presidency of William McKinley.
President William McKinley
The Grange :The Grange had 8 founders Oliver Hudson Kelley, Aaron B. Grosh, William Sunders, John R. Thompson, Caroline A. Hall, William M. Ireland, John Trimble, and Francis Marion McDowell.
This is the "leader" or one they nominated 79 year- old John M. Palmer
William Jennings Bryan was an American orator and politician from Nebraska. Beginning in 1896, he emerged as a dominant force in the Democratic Party, standing three times as the party's nominee for President of the United States.
Panic of 1893
The United States presidential election of 1896 was the 28th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, 1896. Former Governor William McKinley, the Republican candidate, defeated Democrat William Jennings Bryan.
The Gold Bugs, or Gold Democrats, called themselves the National Democratic party, held their own convention, and nominated their own presidential candidate in 1896, John M. Palmer, a 79-year-old Kentuckian.
William Jennings Bryan
Facts: - United States Secretary of State (1913–1915) -He was born March 19, 1860, and died July 26, 1925