George Nelson and Anna Mae Davis | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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George Nelson and Anna Mae Davis

George Nelson and Anna Mae Davis | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
George A. Nelson, the Socialist candidate for governor of Wisconsin in the 1934 election, is seated with Anna Mae Davis, a Madison attorney and a local leader in the Socialist Party. Beginning in 1942 she was a perennial candidate for Attorney General on the Wisconsin Socialist ticket.
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George A. Nelson, the Socialist candidate for governor of Wisconsin in the 1934 election, is seated with Anna Mae Davis, a Madison attorney and a local leader in the Socialist Party. Beginning in 1942 she was a perennial candidate for Attorney General on the Wisconsin Socialist ticket.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:83106
Creation Date: 10 02 1934
Creator Name:Kean-Werner Photos, Madison
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Collection Name:Anna Mae and Robert H. Davis papers, 1909-1977
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6662.1
Original Dimensions:9 x 7 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Nelson was Polk County farm leader and a Progressive member of the Wisconsin Assembly. In 1936 he ran for vice-president on the Socialist Party ticket with Norman Thomas. Nelson's nomination in 1934 was considered a step by the urban-based Socialists to attract Wisconsin farmers.
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