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Marta Long presidential memorabilia collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS2099

Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains booklets, handbooks, invitations, programs and other ephemera relating to the activities of the Republican party. This material dates from 1960-81. The majority of the items are from the 1968 campaign to elect Richard M. Nixon and from the inauguration of Ronald Reagan in 1981. Of special note are party platforms from the Republican National Conventions of 1960, 1964, and 1968, as well as a book entitled "Nixon Speaks Out: Major Speeches and Statements" by Richard M. Nixon in the Presidential Campaign of 1968. The latter contains speeches dealing with such topics as the Vietnam War, the American economy and the future of civil rights in America.

Dates

  • 1960-1981

Creator

Restrictions on Access

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Restrictions on Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Historical or Biographical Note

Marta Long was a local political activist affiliated with the Republican party.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Language

English

Abstract

Collection contains booklets, handbooks, invitations, programs and other ephemera relating to the activities of the Republican party. This material dates from 1960-81. The majority of the items are from the 1968 campaign to elect Richard M. Nixon and from the inauguration of Ronald Reagan in 1981. Of special note are party platforms from the Republican National Conventions of 1960, 1964, and 1968, as well as a book entitled "Nixon Speaks Out: Major Speeches and Statements" by Richard M. Nixon in the Presidential Campaign of 1968.

Acquisition Information

Marta Long presidential memorabilia collection was donated to the Gelman Library in 1996. Ms

Creator

Title
Guide to the Marta Long presidential memorabilia collection, 1960-1981
Status
Completed
Author
Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
Date
2005
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

Contact:
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