Campaign Pamphlet, 1952

Campaign Pamphlet, 1952

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Description
By the late 19th century, symbols of home and family life had become mainstays of American political culture. The home became a setting in which the policies of the major parties and their presidential candidates played out. This pamphlet from Eisenhower’s 1952 presidential campaign suggests that voting for Eisenhower will “sweep out the mess” of government.
Object Name
Pamphlet
date made
1952
referenced
Nixon, Richard M.
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 in x 7 in; 20.32 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
PL.315264.1000
catalog number
315264.1000
accession number
315264
Credit Line
Honorable Michael V. DiSalle in memory of Thomas H. Williams
subject
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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