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  • The Contenders Adlai E Stevenson II 1952 and 1956
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    Adlai E. Stevenson II, Presidential Contender

    Historian Richard Norton Smith, former Senator Adlai Stevenson III, and Newton Minow, who had worked for him, talked about the life and career of 1952 and 1956 Democratic presidential nominee Adlai E.…

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  • emThe Black Bookem
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    The Black Book

    Former U.S. Senator Adlei Stevenson talked about The Black Book, which contains the notes which five generations of his family made while involved in the center of American history. He was…

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  • Political Legacies of Adlai Stevenson
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    Political Legacies of Adlai Stevenson

    The panelists talked about the political legacy of Adlai Stevenson II, Illinois governor and presidential contender against Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956. They said that he left a mark on national politics…

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  • The Legacy of Adlai Stevenson
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    The Legacy of Adlai Stevenson

    Panelists spoke about the life and career of two-time Democratic presidential nominee Adlai Stevenson. He had also served as U.N. ambassador and governor of Illinois. Participants, who…

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  • Party Conventions and Nominating Process
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    Party Conventions and Nominating Process

    Panelists talked about national party conventions, the history of the presidential nominating system, and changes in the way America now selects its presidential candidates. Participants,…

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  • Richard J Daley and American National Politics
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    Richard J. Daley and American National Politics

    The participants reflected on the major national political events of 1955-1976, the role of Mayor Daley, and the changed landscape since his death. Mr. Axelrod moderated the forum.

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  • Committee Reorganization
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    Committee Reorganization

    The committee heard testimony from former legislators and Library of Congress officials on proposals to reform the congressional committee system. Witnesses testified on a Library of…

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  • Illinois Demographics
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    Illinois Demographics

    Adlai Stevenson II talked about which presidential candidates will win voters in Illinois. He also talked about his previous presidential campaign.

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