"Spiro Agnew as a Hippie" | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society

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"Spiro Agnew as a Hippie"

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DESCRIPTION

A poster with a retouched portrait of Vice President Spiro Agnew dressed as a hippie. He has a beard, moustache, and long hair. He is wearing a fringed shirt with a peace sign, matching earring, and a beaded necklace. On the front of the poster a handwritten note describes it as a "dedication page" and that it was "sold by Hippies." There is also a price of 25 cents. On the back of the poster, additional handwritten notes read, "Sold by Hippies all around the streets on 4-XI" and "The MPPC is Dedicated to Spiro Agnew (until he's convicted)."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 61835

Creation Date: 1970-09-04 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown

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Collection Name: Madison People's Poster and Propaganda Collection

Genre: Poster

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 4003, Box 2, Folder 2

Original Dimensions: 9 x 11.5 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

"4-XI-70", appears on the right side of the poster and refers to the date of the poster's acquisition by J. Wesley Miller, September 4, 1970. Miller reference number 0001.

SUBJECTS

Beards

Clothing and dress

Jewelry

Men

Moustache

Persons

Political science

Politicians

Portrait photography

Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

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Reference Details

Location: Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin


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