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Gus Hall, presidential candidate, 1980

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Gus Hall, the Communist Party presidential candidate, spoke to reporters in Portland on October 21, 1980. He was the first Communist Party candidate on the Maine presidential ballot since 1940.

Gene Willman, the photographer, worked for the wire service, United Press International.

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  • Title: Gus Hall, presidential candidate, 1980
  • Creator: Willman, Gene
  • Creation Date: 1980-10-21
  • Subject Date: 1980-10-21
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 3/4
  • Collection: United Press International (UPI)
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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