Candidate Bush on beach, Kennebunkport, 1980
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Republican Vice Presidential candidate George H. W. Bush responds to cheers from onlookers at the beach on Walker's Point in Kennebunkport, his family's summer estate.
He was running with Ronald Reagan for the presidency in 1980.
Gene Willman, the photographer, worked for the Kennebec Journal. The cut line reads: "esw/Gene Willman.
- Title: Candidate Bush on beach, Kennebunkport, 1980
- Creator: Willman, Gene
- Creation Date: 1980-08-08
- Subject Date: 1980-08-08
- Local Name: Walker's Point
- Town: Kennebunkport
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 25 x 20
- Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 3/2
- Collection: United Press International (UPI)
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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