Portland, OR. 1968 Re-elect Wayne Morse Committee. 1968.
Color poster, 20 x 12 1/4 inches on sheet 21 x 14 inches. Couple of tiny spots in margin, light crease to lower right corner, very good condition. Psychedelic poster for the failed re-election bid of long-time Oregon Senator Wayne Morse. First elected in 1944, Morse served as a Republican, an Independent and a Democrat, finally losing his seat to Republican Bob Packwood in 1968. He had early on opposed US intervention in Vietnam. The counter-culture design of the poster contrasts with the weathered face of the 68 year old Morse featured at the centre. Item #53586