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Item 76632

Republican delegates to national convention, 1868

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1868

Location: Portland; Norridgewock; Chicago

Media: Ink on paper

Item 25955

Horn, 1964 Republican National Convention

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library

Date: 1964

Location: Skowhegan; San Francisco

Media: rubber and metal

Item 25952

1964 Republican National Convention Souvenir

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library

Date: 1964

Location: Skowhegan; San Francisco

Media: Cloth, silicon dioxide

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'Yes, I'll Try a Pair' cartoon, 1964

Margaret Chase Smith: A Historic Candidacy

When she announced her candidacy for President in January 1964, three-term Republican Senator Margaret Chase Smith became the first woman to seek the nomination of one of the two major political parties.

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Brig. Gen. George F. Shepley, ca. 1863

George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

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Khadija Guled, Portland, 2009

400 years of New Mainers

Immigration is one of the most debated topics of debate in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people—the Wabanaki—permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.

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Cover of Souvenir Program, 1954, Strong

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

A joint convention was held and a basic platform was established. Candidates were chosen to support in the upcoming elections.