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Title Harrison for Governor
Object Name Ad, Newspaper
Date 1931/10/27
Other Number Broadside 2118
Description Advertisement for William B. Harrison for Governor of Kentucky as written by Judge Neill W. Funk and dated October 9, 1931 also a full page advertisement with Harrison and other prominent Kentuckians: E. H. Fuller, Clyde Levi, Dr. W. R. Jillson, Donald McDonald, Jr., Charles T. Ray, J. C. Bird, Lee L. Babcock, Louis Vissman, Hugh H. Ellis, J. E. Johnson, A. T. Siler, Clarence Neighbors, White L. Moss, Mrs. Stuart A. Smith, Edward J. Miller, Sterritt Cuthbertson,
Odie Davis, O. S. Denny, and W. J. Goodwin

This item was collected by noted Louisville-area political memorabilia collector Robert V. Westerman.
Admin / Biog History William Benjamin Harrison was mayor of Louisville, Kentucky from 1927 to 1933. Harrison ran for Governor of Kentucky in 1931 but was defeated by Ruby Laffoon.
Subjects Governors --Kentucky
Governors--Elections
People Harrison, William Benjamin, b. 1889
Search Terms Political memorabilia
Political Posters
Language English
Related Publications "Harrison, William B." The Encyclopedia of Louisville. 2001.
Yater, George H. (1987). Two Hundred Years at the Fall of the Ohio: A History of Louisville and Jefferson County (2nd edition ed.).
Catalog Number 2008.226.278
Physical Characteristics Newspaper print-reproduces poorly
Copyrights Must credit the Kentucky Library and Museum
Dates of Creation 1931
Extent Full page newspaper advertisement
Access Conditions None