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Finding aid for the Presidential campaign ephemera 0107
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  • Title: Presidential campaign ephemera
    Collection number: 0107
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 Linear feet 2 boxes
    Date (bulk): Bulk, 1960
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1972
    Abstract: Fliers, speeches, buttons, etc. primarily from the 1960 party conventions and the presidential campaigns of Kennedy and Nixon; also contains George C. Wallace campaign materials from 1968. Miscellaneous World War I-era political buttons, including buttons for Herbert Hoover and Charles E. Hughes.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Presidential campaign ephemera, Collection no. 0107, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Scope and Content

    This small collection consists primarily of fliers, buttons, posters, clippings, and other ephemeral materials from numerous presidential campaigns. Included are campaign materials from the 1960 party conventions and the presidential campaigns of Kennedy and Nixon; also included are George C. Wallace campaign materials from 1968 as well as miscellaneous World War I-era political buttons, including buttons for Herbert Hoover and Charles E. Hughes, and Socialist party speeches from 1940.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Kennedy, John F., (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Archives
    Nixon, Richard M., (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Archives
    Wallace, George C., (George Corley), 1919-1998 -- Archives
    Ephemera
    Political campaigns--United States--Archival resources