Black and white photograph of Eugene McCarthy during presidential primary campaign in New Haven, Connecticut, 1968.

Eugene McCarthy during presidential primary campaign

Eugene McCarthy during presidential primary campaign in New Haven, Connecticut, 1968.

Black and white photograph of Eugene McCarthy in a parade, with daughters Ellen, Mary, and Margaret McCarthy, c.1964.

Eugene McCarthy in a parade, with his daughters

Eugene McCarthy in a parade, with daughters Ellen, Mary, and Margaret McCarthy, c.1964.

Black and white photograph of Eugene McCarthy with son Michael and unknown boy, c.1959.

Eugene McCarthy with son Michael and unknown boy

Eugene McCarthy with son Michael and unknown boy, c.1959. Photograph by Don Berg.

Color image of a Eugene McCarthy poster, 1968.

"A Breath of Fresh Air. Gene McCarthy" poster

"A Breath of Fresh Air. Gene McCarthy" poster, 1968.

Color image of a presidential campaign button in support of United States Senator from Minnesota, Eugene McCarthy, c.1968.

Eugene McCarthy campaign button

Presidential campaign button in support of United States Senator from Minnesota, Eugene McCarthy, c.1968.

Black and white photograph of Eugene McCarthy, 1971. Photograph by Haines Photo Company.

Eugene McCarthy

Eugene McCarthy, 1971. Photograph by Haines Photo Company.

McCarthy, Eugene (1916–2005)

Senator Eugene McCarthy challenged President Lyndon Johnson for the 1968 Democratic nomination, mobilizing a youth crusade against U.S. intervention in Vietnam and changing the course of politics in Minnesota and the nation.

Black and white photograph of Vice-President Hubert Humphrey dancing with WAMSO President Dorothy Gauther at the 1966 Symphony Ball.

Humphrey at WAMSCO ball

Vice-President Hubert Humphrey dancing with WAMSO President Dorothy Gauther at the 1966 Symphony Ball.

Black and white photograph of members of the Socialist Workers Party demonstrating, c.1935.

Members of the Socialist Workers Party demonstrating

Members of the Socialist Workers Party demonstrating, c.1935.

Poster titled, "Vote the Straight Farmer-Labor Ticket - Elect Shirley Edelston," c.1940.

"Vote the Straight Farmer-Labor Ticket - Elect Shirley Edelston"

"Vote the Straight Farmer-Labor Ticket - Elect Shirley Edelston," c.1940.

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