Theodore Roosevelt / Charles Fairbanks 1904 Campaign Poster. Seen in the new Library of Congress book of presidential campaign posters, available here: http://www.loc.gov/shop/index.php?action=cCatalog.showItem=1=78=4528
Ulysses S. Grant and Henry Wilson: “The Galena Tanner” and “The Natick shoemaker.” 1872 presidential campaign poster designed to garner support from the working class. Before the Civil War, Ulysses S. Grant worked in his family’s leather goods store in Galena, Illinois, and his vice presidential nominee, Henry Wilson, was formerly a shoemaker in Natick, Massachusetts. (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA)
St. Louis, Missouri, hosted the 1888 National Democratic Convention, where incumbent President Grover Cleveland was re-nominated. Cleveland and his wife Frances are pictured on the poster above from the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
“The Wise Old Bird Says Hoo, Hoo, Hoo-Hoo-ver." Campaign song sheet music from Herbert Hoover’s 1928 campaign, during which he defeated Al Smith.As seen in the Library of Congress book Presidential Campaign Posters.
Adlai Stevenson, Democratic candidate for president in 1952, tried to make the case that America would be better off if Republican nominee General Dwight Eisenhower stayed right where he was - in the army, and not the White House.