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1976 Democratic National Convention

 Series

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection consists of material collected by Robert J. Cooke from various presidential elections from the late 1960s to the early 1990s, primarily at the respective Democratic Conventions. Items include copies of speeches, pamphlets, publications, press badges, ads, biographies, and campaign material. Candidates of note include Governor George C. Wallace, President Jimmy Carter, and President Bill Clinton. A selection of Cooke's research on the Rorison family of Wilmington, North Carolina is also included. This research focuses especially on brothers Harmon Chadbourn Rorison and John Chadbourn Rorison, both of whom served in World War I and World War II.

Dates

  • Creation: 1967-2013, undated
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1976, 1992

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 2 Containers (Contains 1 document box and 1 oversize folder)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:

910-962-7810