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Guest Badge, 1964 Republican National Convention

Contributed by Margaret Chase Smith Library

A guest badge for Margaret Chase Smith admitting her to the 1964 Republican National Convention in San Francisco. It states "Margaret Chase Smith Honored Guest-1964 Convention-San Francisco."

Skowhegan's Margaret Chase Smith sought the presidency in 1964 and took her campaign all the way to the Republican National Convention. She became the first woman nominated for the presidency by a major political party.

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  • Title: Guest Badge, 1964 Republican National Convention
  • Creation Date: 1964
  • Subject Date: 1964
  • Town: San Francisco, Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: CA, ME
  • Media: Metal, ribbon
  • Dimensions: 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm
  • Local Code: 868
  • Collection: Margaret Chase Smith Library
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Margaret Chase Smith Library
56 Norridgewock Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976
(207) 474-7133
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