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Object Name Poster
Date 1964
Title New York's Own! Keep Keating Your U.S. Senator
Description Printed cardboard campaign poster, white background with printing and illustrations in red, white, and blue. Photographic image of the candidate's face over a map of the mid-Atlantic states, with the words "NEW YORK'S OWN! / KEEP / KEATING / YOUR U.S. SENATOR" With fine print near the bottom edge, "KEATING FOR U.S. SENATOR COMMITTEE - 521 Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10017" and "CONROE PRESS, 270 LAFAYETTE STREET, N.Y.C." and a printers union mark.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York, United States, Politics)
Acquisition Gift of William Dubovsky
Ownership and History Kenneth Barnard Keating (1900-1975) was a U.S. Representative and Senator from New York. He was elected to the United States Senate in 1958 and served from January 3, 1959, to January 3, 1965; his 1964 campaign for reelection was unsuccessful.
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Maker Conroe Press
Material Cardboard
Subjects Political campaigns
Political posters
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Catalog Number 04.003.0003
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, October 2014.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.