Political parties and campaigns collection, circa 1860-1983

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zs30


Descriptive Summary

Title: Political parties and campaigns collection, circa 1860-1983
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 371
Extent: 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Abstract:Artificially-created collection containing material relating to political parties and campaigns from circa 1860-1983, including buttons, ribbons, broadsides, speeches, and other memorabilia.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Various sources.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Political parties and campaigns collection, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unknown.


Collection Description

Scope and Content Note

An artificial collection containing material relating to political parties and campaigns, including broadsides, buttons, pamphlets, ribbons, speeches, and other memorabilia. The majority of the collection pertains to national politics, although there is some material relating to state and local politics.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.


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Container List

National Party Activities and Campaigns
Box Folder Content
1 1 Envelope: campaign buttons, circa 1896-1960
1 2 Pennant: "Barkley for President"
1 3 1860: Democratic Party convention ribbon
1 4 1876: Democratic Party
1 5 1898: William Jennings Bryan broadside
1 6 circa 1900s: Campaign button and ribbon
1 7 1912: Progressive Party
1 8 1932: Socialist Party
1 9 1940-1945: Democratic Party fundraising dinners
1 10 1930s/1940s: Franklin D. Roosevelt broadside poster
1 11 1948: Democratic Party
1 12 1948: Progressive Party
1 13 1948: Republican Party
1 14 1948: States Rights Party
1 15 1952: Democratic Party-W. Averell Harriman, Hubert Humphrey, Estes Kefauver, Robert S. Kerr, Richard Russell, Jr., Adlai Stephenson, miscellaneous
1 16 1952: Democratic Party-Hurbert Humphrey
1 17 1952: Democratic Party-Estes Kefauver
1 18 1952: Democratic Party-Robert S. Kerr
1 19 1952: Democratic Party-Richard Russell, Jr.
1 20 1952: Democratic Party-Adlai Stephenson
1 21 1952: Democratic Party-miscellaneous
1 22 Envelope: Democratic and Republican Political Party lapel buttons
2 1 1952: Republican Party-Dwight D. Eisenhower
2 2 1952: Republican Party-Dwight D. Eisenhower
2 3 1952: Republican Party-Harold Stassen
2 4 1952: Republican Party-Robert Taft
2 5 1952: Republican Party-miscellaneous
2 6 1952: Republican Party-miscellaneous
2 7 1960: Democratic Party
2 8 Pamphlet: 1968, National Election Watcher's Companion
2 9 1960s: campaign buttons (local and national elections)
2 10 1972: George McGovern/Tom Eagleton buttons
2 11 1970s: Richard Nixon press badges, campaign items, etc.
2 12 1983: invitation to inauguration of Georgia Governor Joe Frank Harris
State and Local Activities and Campaigns
2 13 Controversy over Georgia governorship, 1947
2 14 Miscellaneous
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