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Object Name Sticker, Bumper
Catalog Number 1994.5.31
Maker Astoria Press
Date 1968
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-3 W-14.25 inches
Description This is a bumper sticker from Eugene McCarthy’s 1968 presidential campaign. The sticker has a black and blue background with a black and white photo of Eugene McCarthy on the left. The phrase "McCarthy / for PRESIDENT '68" is printed in white.
Notes Senator Eugene McCarthy was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1968. The donor worked in the local presidential campaigns of Nelson Rockefeller in 1964 and Eugene McCarthy in 1968 in Louisville. He collected political campaign memorabilia from 1964-1975.
Collection Chuck Pittenger Collection
Event 1968 United States Presidential Election
People Astoria Press
McCarthy, Eugene
Subjects Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Political
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Bumper stickers
Search Terms Bumper stickers
Campaigns, Political
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political souvenirs
Politics & government
Presidential campaigns
Presidential candidates
Presidential election
Democratic candidates
Democratic Party
Democratic Ticket
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS