This post was written by Luis Rodriguez, Collections Management Specialist.
In 1964 the advertising agency Doyle Dane Bernbach created a provocative and effective ad for Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidential campaign. It juxtaposed a young girl counting the petals on a daisy with the launch and detonation of a nuclear weapon, thus attacking the more hawkish foreign policy of Barry Goldwater. The ad only officially aired once, but its success in creating a cultural moment added to...Read More
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