Richard Yates, Jr. Campaign Card

Title

Richard Yates, Jr. Campaign Card

Subject

Yates, Richard, 1860-1936
Political campaigns
Governors--Election
Campaign literature

Description

A campaign advertisement features a portrait of Richard Yates, Jr. Writing in the bottom right corner of the photo reads, "Richard Yates, Candidate for the Republican Nomination for Governor, Primaries August 8th 1908."

On verso: "Ex-Gov. Yates extends to you a personal invitation to attend the Grand Stafe Rally to Yates forces, Saturday Evening, August 1st, in the State Armory, Springfield. Gov. Yates, Hon. Wm. Lorimer, of Chicago, and others, will speak. Grand street parade. Come! Bring the ladies. Yates Campaign Committee." Addressed to: "J. J. Keefe, 105 W. North Grand Ave, City."

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1908

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405156
Richard Yates II Collection

Original Format

postcard
b&w
2

Physical Dimensions

14 x 9 cm

Citation

“Richard Yates, Jr. Campaign Card,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 20, 2018, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/29347.