Joseph McCarthy at the time of his election victory over Senator Robert M. La Follette, Jr., in the Republican primary.
Image ID: 23590
Creation Date: 1946
Creator Name: Wisconsin State Journal
Collection Name: McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957
Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number: PH 6022.7
Original Dimensions: 8 x 9 inches
This election ended the political career of the junior La Follette and it launched the career Senator McCarthy whose name would become synonymous with a national political era.
Clothing and dress
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
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