A political party organized in the U.S. after the Civil War, which advocated that fiat money issued by the federal government be the only currency.
Greenback-party Sentence Examples
Though he had been a hard-money Democrat, he joined the Greenback party after the Civil War, and in 1876 was its candidate for the presidency, but received only 81,740 out of the 8,412,833 votes cast.
of the Greenback party in 1882.
In 1880 he was the candidate of the Greenback party for president and received a popular vote of 308,578; and in 1892 he was the candidate of the People's party, and received 22 electoral votes and a popular vote of 1,041,021.