On the Campaign Trail with Nixon & Romney

Richard Milhous Nixon, Republican nominee for President in 1968, campaigns with Michigan Governor George Romney at the Lansing Civic Center.  After Nixon won he offered Romney the position of United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. Romney abdicated his Governorship in January of 1969. Photograph courtesy of Bruce Cornelius.

– David V., Local History Librarian at CADL Downtown Lansing

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