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1972 Campaign Commercials


Lindsay abandoned the Republican Party and launched a brief but unsuccessful bid for the 1972 Democratic presidential nomination against Edmond Muskie, George McGovern and George Wallace.

To find out more, visit the Museum of the City of New York’s exhibition, America’s Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York, on view May 4 – October 3. For more information, visit

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