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"Wanted: Jobs Not Relief"

A political poster by the Republican National Committee urging voters to vote for Alf Landon with the slogans "Wanted: Jobs-not relief, Vote for Landon and Land a Job, Regular Jobs at Regular Pay".

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Colby, Kansas

Mardock

This black and white photograph shows Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. Presidency, during a whistle stop campaign in Colby, Kansas. Roosevelt went on to win the election by defeating President Herbert Clark Hoover to become the thirty-second President of the United States.

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Alfred Mossman Landon and Theo Cobb Landon

This photograph shows Alfred M. Landon and his wife Theo Cobb Landon standing before several microphones during the 1936 campaign for U. S. President between Governor Landon and the incumbent president Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Brinkley for Governor paperweight

This paperweight, in the shape of a horned goat, was distributed as part of one or more of Dr. John R. Brinkley's unsuccessful campaigns for the office of Kansas governor. Dr. Brinkley, a physician from Milford, Kansas, until his medical license was revoked in 1930, was famous for his advocacy of goat gland transplants. He ran as an independent write-in candidate for governor of Kansas in 1930, 1932, and 1934.

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John R. Brinkley's 1932 campaign truck

Lippe Studio Del Rio, TX

Dr. John R. Brinkley used a Chevrolet truck, identified as "Ammunition Train No.1 Heavy Artillery" during his unsuccessful 1932 campaign for Kansas Governor. The truck was equipped with microphones, "talking picture" and sound equipment, and a good-sized platform for campaign speaking.

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Rolla Anderson Clymer

Rolla Anderson Clymer, editor of the El Dorado Times for 59 years, wrote numerous articles and poems about the Flint Hills region. His best known poem "Majesty of the Hills" earned him the designation as Poet Laureate of the Flint Hills. He took an active role in Republican party politics and served on Alf Landon's presidential campaign in 1936.

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Alfred Mossman Landon, presidential campaign portrait, 1936

Alfred Mossman Landon, 1887-1987, presidental campaign portrait, 1936. Landon lost in a landslide to Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Alfred Mossman Landon, Kansas Governor

King

Alfred Mossman Landon, 1887-1987, Kansas Governor and presidential candidate.

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Alfred Mossman Landon, Kansas Governor

Harris & Ewing

A portrait of Alfred Mossman Landon, 1887-1987, Kansas Governor and presidential candidate.

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Alfred Mossman Landon, Kansas Governor

Portrait of Alfred Mossman Landon, 1887-1987, Republican candidate for Kansas Governor in either 1932 or 1934.

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