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Bumper sticker, George H.W. Bush, 1988

Bumper sticker, George H.W. Bush, 1988

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Self-sticking bumper stickers became a technological possibility in the mid-twentieth centuries and started to become popular with presidential campaigns in 1952. This 1988 sticker promoted Vice President George H.W. Bush, the Republican candidate for president and his running mate Senator Dan Quayle of Indiana. They defeated their Democratic opponents Michael Dukakis, governor of Massachusetts, and Lloyd Bentsen, senior senator from Texas.
Object Name
Bumper Sticker
date made
1988
ID Number
1988.0575.036
catalog number
1988.0575.036
accession number
1988.0575
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
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National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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