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Hubert Humphrey Campaigning

Hubert Humphrey Campaigning | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Senator Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota campaigning for the presidential nomination in southwestern Wisconsin.  Humphrey stands at the historical marker in Coon Valley which commemorates the first watershed erosion project in the nation. Standing at the left of the photograph (wearing eyeglasses, but no hat) is Patrick J. Lucey, then chairman of the Wisconsin Democratic Party. During the 1950s when Wisconsin had two Republican senators, Wisconsin Democrats looked to Humphrey as their senator.
DESCRIPTION
Senator Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota campaigning for the presidential nomination in southwestern Wisconsin. Humphrey stands at the historical marker in Coon Valley which commemorates the first watershed erosion project in the nation. Standing at the left of the photograph (wearing eyeglasses, but no hat) is Patrick J. Lucey, then chairman of the Wisconsin Democratic Party. During the 1950s when Wisconsin had two Republican senators, Wisconsin Democrats looked to Humphrey as their senator.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:45420
Creation Date: 1960
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Coon Valley
County:Vernon
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 3596
Original Dimensions:9.5 x 6 inches
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Clothing and dress
Coats
Eyeglasses
Hats
Public speaking
Erosion
Historic sites
Land use, Rural
Crowds
Men
Outdoor photography
Volunteers
Women
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Political campaigns
Signs and signboards

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