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July 24, 2015

Ike and a Coonskin Cap

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

Presidential candidate Dwight Eisenhower greets a bearded fan with a coon-skin cap during a visit to Minnesota in September 1952.

This image forms part of our Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative collection. Additional photographs in this series may be available in the library, please view the finding aid here.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.

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