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Object Name Hanger, Door
Catalog Number 1997.56.20
Date 1984
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-8.5 W-3.5 inches
Description This is a white cardstock handbill with a circle punched into the top to allow the piece to be hung on a doorknob. There is a red, white, and blue flag motif on front with white text which reads "MONDALE / FERRARO / FOR OHIO." Above this in red text is printed "VOTE / NOV. 6;" in black text is printed "POLLS OPEN FROM / 6:30 AM - 7:30 PM." There is a black and white photograph of Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro on the reverse along with black and red text urging people to vote in the upcoming election. The flier folds open and on the inside is information about what the Mondale/Ferraro campaign will do for Ohio.
Notes Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro, the Democratic nominees for President and Vice President in 1984, lost to incumbent Republicans Ronald Reagan and George Bush.

This object was donated on October 15, 1997 by Drexell R. Davis. Davis, a self-described "Yellow Dog" Democrat, held several elected positions in the Kentucky state government. His thirty-three years of public service prompted his interest in collecting political memorabilia.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1984 United States Presidential Election
People Ferraro, Geraldine
Mondale, Walter
Subjects Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Political
Candidates, Presidential
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political parties
Politicians
Voting
Search Terms Columbus (Ohio)
Democratic Party
Democrats
Door Hanger
Ohio
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS