Object ID 001947
Object Name 1936 DNC Wisconsin Delegates poster
Object Desc Laminated sign listing Roosevelt endorsed nominees for the Wisconsin Delegate to the 1936 Democratic National Convention. White background with black text. Photograph of Charles E. Broughton at upper left. Wood frame painted black with cardboard backing.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002060
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location 3rd Floor Hallway South
Object Date 1936
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Democratic National Convention,Roosevelt, Franklin D.,Democratic State Central Comm.,Slocum, John J.,Broughton, Charles E.,Hammersley, Charles,Rubin, William B.,Wallis, John H.,Cashin, Charles,Ringle, Jr., John,Typographical Union Label,posters,signs,polit
Title 1936 DNC Wisconsin Delegates poster
Description Framed print sign for the 1936 Democratic National Convention. Frame is painted black, wood. Not glass covering. Print is laminated. White background, black text. At to "Insure Wisconsin for Roosevelt". Below is picture of C. E. Broughton in rectangular shape with black trapezoid shape behind. At right is copy of letter to Broughton from President Franklin Roosevelt dated Nov. 26, 1933. Below is text listing the "Roosevelt Endorsed Delegates" with boxes that have "X"s marking them. At bottom of sign is text "Authorized and circulated by the Democratic State Central Committee, John J. Slocum, Secretary, Madison, Wis." At lower right is maker mark. Back side has cardboard attached with masking tape.
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Maker Details International Typographical Union/Typographical Trades Union, Sheboygan, WI
Date APR 10,2014
Notes The cardboard backing is loose, use caution when handling. Masking tape is brittle. Sign is in good condition. Surface scratches and scuff marks on laminate covering. About 3" from bottom edge at center there are light, yellow colored stains, circular on paper. About 5" from top edge to right of center there is a dent in the paper. Small back marks throughout paper. Frame has white marks at lower right edge and at left edge center.
Date APR 10,2014