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Campaign Pamphlet, 1936

Campaign Pamphlet, 1936

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Description
Republican National Committee pamphlets like this one on behalf of presidential candidate Alfred Landon used advertising techniques to depict incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal as a failed social policy.
Object Name
Pamphlet
date made
c1936
associated organization
Republican National Committee
associated person
Landon, Alfred M.
Knox, Frank
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
white, gray, black (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 in; 19.05 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
PL.297600.062
accession number
297600
catalog number
297600.062
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
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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