Barry Morris Goldwater was a five-term United States Senator from Arizona (1953-1965, 1969-1987) and the Republican Party’s nominee for President in the 1964 election. He was a Major General in the U.S. Air Force Reserve and was known as “Mr. Conservative.” Goldwater’s campaign trail made a stop at the Tri-Cities Airport.
To the right of the image is a campaign sign for Howard H. Baker, Jr., who was running for the United States Senate.
Photographer: David Peirce
Date Taken: 1964
Collection(s): David Peirce Collection, 1950-1968
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