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    Samuel J. Tilden et al: Campaign Related Photos. 1) Stereoview showing Tilden & Hendricks banner strung across a small-town street (stain above left image). 2) Circa 1900 snapshot showing post-election revelers with one holding sign saying "I Lost" and another holding sign that says "I Won". 3) [Robert LaFollette] Snapshot of anti-Coolidge "G.O.P." parade wagon. A large teapot hangs from the rear of the wagon, labeled "Republican Oil". 4) Snapshot of large Taft & Sherman banner strung across a city street. 5) Real photo postcard titled "Paying an Election Bet Lorain, O." [no year, scattered stains]. 6) Snapshot showing two women flanking an automobile spare tire cover reading "We Got Hoover For President".
    From the collection of Ed Sullivan.

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    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
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