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Goldwater Campaign Door Hanger, 1964

Goldwater Campaign Door Hanger, 1964

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Description
Door hanger left by an election canvasser campaigning for Republican Barry Goldwater in 1964.
Going door to door to canvass undecided, indifferent, and lazy voters is a time-honored tradition. To be effective, canvassing requires feet on the ground, a business-like organization of campaign staff and volunteers. Canvassing has persisted well into the television and Internet age, guided by predictive models to determine how to turn out the vote and win elections.
Object Name
Poster
door hanger
associated person
Goldwater, Barry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
orange, white, black (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
PL.227739.1964.W13
catalog number
227739.1964.W13
accession number
227739
Credit Line
Ralph E. Becker
subject
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign 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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