Campaign photo of Harold Stassens shaking hands with a local citizen

Title

Campaign photo of Harold Stassens shaking hands with a local citizen

Description

Black and white photo of Harold Stassens shaking hands with a woman on the edges of a crowd. In the background can be seen the Washington County Courthouse. Harold Stassens had a long political career, serving as governor of Minnesota and Pennsylvania and mayor of Philadelphia. Stassens was also a perennial candidate for the Republican Party Presidential nomination, unsuccessfully running in every presidential election cycle from 1944 to 2000, except for the 1956 and 1960 elections.
[back] [stamped] Hillsboro Studio, 2nd & Main - Delta Bldg.

Date Created

circa 1948

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

WCMpic_012600

Rights

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Collection