Cow Palace, 1956, San Bruno Mountain to south.
Photo: San Mateo County History Museum
Cow Palace, 1950s.
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Cow Palace in Visitacion Valley, 2020.
Photo: Chris Carlsson
1964 Republican National Convention
1964 Republic National Convention at the Cow Palace, where Barry Goldwater was nominated to run against incumbent Lyndon Johnson. Johnson won in a landslide.
Photo: Warren K. Leffler, U.S. News and World Report magazine
1964 Republican National Convention in the Cow Palace brought its supporters to the Civic Center too.
1956 Republican National Convention
President Eisenhower waves from motorcade on way to Cow Palace for Republican National Convention. August 23, 1956
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Singer Ethel Merman on stage at the Republican National Convention, August 20, 1956, with the Republican centennial commemorative logo at stage left.
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San Francisco Mayor George Christopher addresses Republican National Convention at the Cow Palace, August 20, 1956.
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Delegates on floor of Republican National Convention at Cow Palace, August 20, 1956.
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1952 Democratic Campaign Rally
Democratic candidate holds a rally at the Cow Palace, Oct. 15, 1952.
Photo: OpenSFHistory.org wnp28.2463
Supporters behind fence to see Presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson at Cow Palace, Oct. 15, 1952
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Supporters climbing fences to see Presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson at Cow Palace Oct 15 1952
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Presidential Candidate Adlai Stevenson on podium Oct 15 1952
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Adlai Stevenson rally; speaking to crowd at Cow Palace Oct 15 1952
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1960 Democratic Campaign Rally
John F. Kennedy Nov 2, 1960 at the Cow Palace.
Photo: OpenSFHistory.org wnp14.3223