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Dick Gregory campaign button

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Title:Dick Gregory campaign button

From the Campbell (Will D.) Papers. Digital photograph of a round campaign button that says "Write in Dick Gregory President, Peace and Freedom," colored red, black, and yellow. Gregory ran for President in 1968 as the candidate for the Peace and Freedom party. His name was not on the ballot in every state, so his supporters were urged to write his name in on the ballot.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Subjects:Gregory, Dick | African American politicians | Elections | Orators--United States | Social reformers | Political campaigns | Political activists | Presidential candidates | Presidents--United States--Election | Campaign paraphernalia | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 55, Folder 24, M341 Campbell (Will D.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of the Will D. Campbell Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/manu/id/110/rec/1