1956 Democratic National Convention
held at International Amphitheatre
August 13 to 17, 1956
resulting in the nomination of:
of Illinois, for President
of Tennessee, for Vice-President
Other candidates for the presidential nomination, before or during
S. Battle, of Virginia; Albert
B. Chandler, of Kentucky; James
C. Davis, of Georgia; W.
Averell Harriman, of New York; Lyndon
B. Johnson, of Texas; Estes
Kefauver, of Tennessee; Frank
J. Lausche, of Ohio; Stuart
Symington, of Missouri; George
Bell Timmerman, Jr., of South Carolina
Other candidates for the vice-presidential nomination, before or
during this convention:
Gore, of Tennessee; Hubert
H. Humphrey, of Minnesota; John
F. Kennedy, of Massachusetts; Robert
F. Wagner, Jr., of New York
State Delegations (may be incomplete!)
Other Delegations (incomplete!)
"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
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