|Title||Goldwater for President|
Political campaign poster. Cardboard printed with a large black and white photograph of the candidate's face in 3/4 profile, set within a bright yellow border, with words printed below the portrait, "GOLDWATER / for PRESIDENT". Fine print at lower left: "NEW YORK REPUBLICAN STATE COMMITTEE - Michael N. Scelsi, Campaign Director - 521 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10017" and at lower right: "THE TENNY PRESS, 250 W. 54TH STREET, N.Y." with a printers union mark.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, United States, Politics)
|Acquisition||Gift of William Dubovsky|
|Ownership and History||Barry Goldwater (1909-1998) was a U.S. senator from Arizona from 1952-1964 and again from 1968-1986. He was defeated by Lyndon Johnson in the 1964 U.S. Presidential election.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Advertising Medium|
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