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Washington for Washington

Washington for Washington

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Description
A 1974 campaign poster for Walter Washington. Washington was elected the first mayor of Washington, DC after home rule for Washington, DC was established. He was also, the first African-American mayor of a major US city.
Object Name
poster
date made
c 1975
associated date
1975
place made
United States: District of Columbia
associated place
United States: District of Columbia
Measurements
overall: 20 3/4 in x 14 1/4 in; 52.705 cm x 36.195 cm
ID Number
1977.0594.01
accession number
1977.0591
catalog number
1977.0594.01
Credit Line
Barbara Coffee
subject
Elections
Voting
Voting Rights
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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