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This is a cabinet card showing William Jennings Bryan and labeled our next president. Bryan ran unsuccessfully for United States President in 1896, 1900 and 1908 as a member of the Democratic Party. In the 1896 campaign, Bryan gave over 500 speeches and is credited with starting the national stumping tour. He served two terms as a member of the United States House of Representatives from Nebraska and was United States Secretary of State under President Woodrow Wilson (1913-1915), resigning because of his pacifist position on World War I.

Creator: Hays & Hahn, Fort Scott, Kan.
Date: Between 1900 and 1908

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Item Number: 312577
Call Number: B Bryan, William Jennings *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 312577

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