Answered By: Michael Coffta Last Updated: Dec 02, 2015 Views: 23
This will depend greatly on the election you have in mind. The University of Pennsylvania has an excellent research guide for Elections info at http://bit.ly/gbCXaD. Historical data of US Elections may be found in the Reference Collection (2nd floor) in the following reference works.
America Votes: a handbook of contemporary American election statistics. Ref JK1967 .A8
Congressional Quarterly's Guide to U.S. elections. Ref JK1967 .C662 1994
The Pursuit of the White House: a handbook of presidential election statistics and history Ref JK524 .T44 1987