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Guide to the Ralph E. and William W. Becker Collection of American Political Campaign Materials, 1840 - 1972

Manuscript MS-1147

Collection Overview

Title:

Guide to the Ralph E. and William W. Becker Collection of American Political Campaign Materials, 1840 - 1972

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1147

Collection Dates:

1840 - 1972, bulk: 1964 - 1972

Size of Collection:

5 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)

Abstract:

The Ralph E. and William W. Becker Collection of American Political Campaign Materials chronicles New Hampshire, Vermont and national presidential primaries and general elections in the 1960s and 1970s. It includes correspondence, pamphlets, flyers, newsletters, clippings, newspapers, posters, bumper stickers, buttons and assorted campaign ephemera. The collection also includes a selection of printed matter such as newspapers, cartoons, and Currier and Ives Broadsides from political campaigns in the 19th century.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.