Tuesday, October 09, 2012

Program Announcement: "Vote for Me" - Stories of Presidents and Presidential Campaigns Visiting the Area

Saturday, October 13, at 2PM

We’ve all heard the stories about Ohio being the bellwether of the nation for presidential elections. A 1940 Life magazine article described Erie County as “perhaps most nearly representative of the nation.” For these, and other reasons, the Sandusky area has been visited by several presidents, candidates, and prominent supporters over the years. Join Archives Librarian Ron Davidson in the Library Program Room as he shares stories and records of visits by presidents, men who would become president, and those who wanted to but didn’t become president.

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