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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)."


Image ID: 61835

Creation Date: 1970-09-04 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown




Collection Name: Madison People's Poster and Propaganda Collection, 1969-1976

Genre: Poster

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

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

Original Dimensions: 9 x 11.5 inches


"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.



Clothing and dress





Political science


Portrait photography

Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )


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