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Running for President: Chronicling Almost 200 Years of Propaganda

George Romney, 1968

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George Romney, 1968

Gov. George Romney was, like his son Mitt Romney, a favorite for the Republican nomination. He was a moderate Republican at the time, supporting civil rights and government social programs, as well as opposing the Vietnam War. George Romney lost to Richard Nixon. (poster, 1968)

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