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Progressive Rally Announcement, Dixfield, 1914

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Progressive Rally Announcement, Dixfield, 1914

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This broadside announces a rally for 1914 gubernatorial candidate Halbert P. Gardner to be held in Dixfield at the Tuscan Opera House.

Gardner ran on the progressive party ticket. Some of the issues that he championed were equal suffrage, the prohibition of child labor, a genuinely secret ballot and a cooperative agricultural banking system for Maine farmers.

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  • Title: Progressive Rally Announcement, Dixfield, 1914
  • Creator: Holt Brothers Print Shop
  • Creation Date: 1914
  • Subject Date: 1914
  • Town: Dixfield
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 10.3 cm x 16.3 cm
  • Local Code: 2012-08
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Dixfield Historical Society
59 Main Street, PO Box 182, Dixfield, ME 04224
(207) 562-7595

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