ca. 1860, [The first portrait taken of Abraham Lincoln after he had received the  nomination for president at the Republican National Convention in  Chicago], William Marsh Abrahan Lincoln was one of the most strategic political nominees. He recognized the importance and benefit of the photograph as well as the newspapers  in securing his public image and nomination. Therefore, Mr. Lincoln sat for over 100 photographs during his lifetime.

ca. 1860, [The first portrait taken of Abraham Lincoln after he had received the nomination for president at the Republican National Convention in Chicago], William Marsh Abrahan Lincoln was one of the most strategic political nominees. He recognized the importance and benefit of the photograph as well as the newspapers in securing his public image and nomination. Therefore, Mr. Lincoln sat for over 100 photographs during his lifetime.

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Fannie Lou Hamer (1917 - 1977)  Picture taken in 1964  Hamer was instrumental in organizing Mississippi Freedom Summer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and later became the Vice-Chair of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, attending the 1964 Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in that capacity. Photo credit: Library of Congress

Fannie Lou Hamer (1917 - 1977) Picture taken in 1964 Hamer was instrumental in organizing Mississippi Freedom Summer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and later became the Vice-Chair of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, attending the 1964 Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in that capacity. Photo credit: Library of Congress

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Rev. William Barber FULL REMARKS at Democratic National Convention (C-SPAN) - YouTube

Rev. William Barber FULL REMARKS at Democratic National Convention (C-SPAN) - YouTube

The UN convention on the rights of the child in child friendly language. Let them know their own rights.
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At the National Conventions, the Words They Used - Interactive Feature - NYTimes.com

At the National Conventions, the Words They Used - Interactive Feature - NYTimes.com

Chicago, 1968    Antiwar demonstrators protesting US involvement in the Vietnam War outside the Democratic National convention; photo by Charles H. Phillips

Chicago, 1968 Antiwar demonstrators protesting US involvement in the Vietnam War outside the Democratic National convention; photo by Charles H. Phillips

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Livestream: 2016 Republican National Convention - http://americanlibertypac.com/2016/07/livestream-2016-republican-national-convention/ | #2016Elections, #Uncategorized | American Liberty PAC

Livestream: 2016 Republican National Convention - http://americanlibertypac.com/2016/07/livestream-2016-republican-national-convention/ | #2016Elections, #Uncategorized | American Liberty PAC

Barack Obama accepts the Democratic presidential nomination at the 2008 Democratic National Convention on Aug. 28, 2008, in Denver.

Barack Obama accepts the Democratic presidential nomination at the 2008 Democratic National Convention on Aug. 28, 2008, in Denver.

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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton arrives on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton arrives on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Young men wearing 'GIs For Peace' hats and other protestors listen attentively to a speaker as they gather outside the 1968 Democratic National Convention to protest the Vietnam War, Chicago, Illinois, August 1968.

Young men wearing 'GIs For Peace' hats and other protestors listen attentively to a speaker as they gather outside the 1968 Democratic National Convention to protest the Vietnam War, Chicago, Illinois, August 1968.

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