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Title
Salinger campaign
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Hanna, Phil
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1964
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Pierre Salinger was born on June 14, 1925. He served as White House Press Secretary to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. Salinger served as a United States Senator in 1964 from August to December after the death of Clair Engle. He was defeated by Republican George Murphy for the Senate seat in November 1964. Salinger was manager for the Robert F. Kennedy presidential campaign and later became known for his work as an ABC News correspondent. He died on October 16, 2004.
Photograph caption dated April 6, 1964 reads "With cigar always present for gesturing or as a prop, Pierre Salinger campaigned through Fresno Saturday. Here, stogie gripped firmly in his mouth, he samples a turkey barbecue held in his honor." Salinger was campaigning for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate. He was running against Alan Cranston.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00128667
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d033_f27_i4
CARL0005454658
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60067
Subject
Salinger, Pierre
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Men--California--Fresno
Women--California--Fresno
Politicians--California--Fresno
Presidential press secretaries--United States
Political candidates--United States
Political campaigns--United States
Barbecues--California--Fresno
Trees--California--Fresno
Cigars--California--Fresno
Smoking--California--Fresno
Food--California--Fresno
Paper plates--California--Fresno
Eating & drinking--California--Fresno
Fresno (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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