U. S. Presidential Election (2008) and Inauguration Collection. Container List

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Printed Materials
Box Folder Description
Campaign Brochures and Flyers
Box: 1 Folder: 1

Barack Obama campaign: Advertising flyers for Obama's campaign appearances in Jacksonville, Fla.

  • "Barack Obama in Jacksonville." Metropolitan Park, September 20, 2008.
  • "Change We Need: Rally with Barack Obama." Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, November 3, 2008.
Box: 1 Folder: 2 Barack Obama campaign: Miscellaneous campaign brochures, cards, and information guides.
Election and Voting Materials--Duval County, Fla.
Box: 1 Folder: 3 Official sample ballot, Duval County, Florida, General Election, November 4, 2008. (2 copies)
Box: 2 Folder: 4 Poster from voting precinct, with text: VOTE ** Vote Early, Very long lines are predicted on Election Day! Duval County Early Voting Schedule... (In map cabinet.)
Box: 2 Folder: 5 Sign: Yes on 2, One Man One Woman. Political advertisement paid for and approved by Florida4marriage.org. (In oversize collection.)
Magazines
Box: 1 Folder: 6-7

Complete issues / articles:

  • "Special Republican Convention Issue," Newsweek, September 8, 2008.
  • "Barack Obama Makes History!" People, November 17, 2008.
  • "The Obamas' New Life!" People, November 24, 2008.
  • "Person of the Year," Time, December 29, 2008.
  • "President Barack Obama Celebrating the Dream," Essence, January 2009.  Special Collector's Edition.
  • "Barack Obama is changing pop culture forever, Here's how," Entertainment Weekly, January 30, 2009.
Newspapers--Presidential Campaign and Election, 2008
Box: 2 Folder: 1

"Obama Watch: History - with a twist," Florida Courier, September 12-18, 2008. Full copy; Sections A-B.

Box: 2 Folder: 2 "Voters Guide," The Florida Times-Union, October 26, 2008. 20-page special section.
Box: 2 Folder: 3 "Election 2008," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,  November 5, 2008. 12-page special section.
Box: 2 Folder: 4 "Historic victory," The Boston Globe, November 5, 2008. Section A.
Box: 2 Folder: 5 "Obama our next president," Chicago Tribune, November 5, 2008. Full copy; Sections 1-3.
Box: 2 Folder: 6 "YES, WE CAN," The Florida Times-Union, November 5, 2008. Section A.
Box: 2 Folder: 7 "OBAMA: Racial barrier falls in heavy turnout," The New York Times, November 5, 2008. Late edition; full copy.
Box: 2 Folder: 8 "YES, HE DID: Obama Marches into History," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, November 5, 2008. Section A.
Box: 2 Folder: 9 "OBAMA WINS!," University of North Florida Spinnaker, November 5, 2008. Full five copies.
Box: 2 Folder: 10 "America makes history: Obama wins," USA Today, November 5, 2008. Full copy; 24 pages.
Box: 2 Folder: 11 "Historic Election Powers Enormous Turnout," The Wall Street Journal, November 5, 2008. Section A; 24 pages.
Box: 2 Folder: 12 "Early Returns Show Obama On Path to Historic Victory," The Washington Post, November 5, 2008. Full copy; Sections A-G.
Box: 2 Folder: 13 "Obama's new political era," The Christian Science Monitor, November 6, 2008. Full copy.
Box: 2 Folder: 14 "Inspiration Grows from Historic Run," The Florida Times-Union, November 6, 2008. Section A.
Box: 2 Folder: 15 "Transforming A Nation," Orlando Sentinel, November 6, 2008. Sections A-B.
Box: 2 Folder: 16 "Special Election Issue: And Still We Rise!" Florida Courier, November 7-13, 2008. Sections A-B.
Box: 2 Folder: 17 "Change Has Come To America," The Florida Times-Union, November 9, 2008. Full copy; 2 copies of front page image of Obama.
Box: 2 Folder: 18 "Ospreys meet Obama," University of North Florida Spinnaker, November 19, 2008. (Image of Obama posing with UNF students on his visit to Jacksonville, November 3, 2008.)
Newspapers--Presidential Inauguration, 2009
Box: 2 Folder: 19 "Inauguration: Obama's Journey of Hope," Special Section, The Florida Times-Union, January 18, 2009. 16 pages; 2 copies.
Box: 2 Folder: 20 "Anything is Possible," Chicago Tribune, January 19, 2009. Section 1; 24 pages.
Box: 2 Folder: 21 "An American Moment," Chicago Tribune, January 20, 2009. Section 1; 16 pages.
Box: 2 Folder: 22

"Long Road to Victory: Jacksonville played an essential role in Obama's journey to the White House," The Florida Times-Union, January 20, 2009. Section A; 8 pages.

Box: 2 Folder: 23

"A day for history: Obama takes power," USA Today, January 20, 2009. Full copy; includes 2-section special edition.

Box: 2 Folder: 24

"Obama to Call for a New Era of Responsibility," The Wall Street Journal, January 20, 2009. Full copy; includes Inauguration guide.

Box: 2 Folder: 25

"Starting today, we must pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off and begin again the work of Remaking America," Chicago Tribune, Inauguration Edition, January 21, 2009. Section 1; 32 pages.

Box: 2 Folder: 26

"A New Start...," The Florida Times-Union, January 21, 2009. Section A; 10 pages.

Box: 2 Folder: 27 "The 44th President: Obama Takes Oath, and Nation In Crisis Embraces the Moment," The New York Times, January 21, 2009. Full national edition; Sections A-D.
Box: 2 Folder: 28 "Making history: Inauguration draws hundreds to UNF Library," University of North Florida Spinnaker, January 21, 2009. Full copy.
Box: 2 Folder: 29 "President Barack Obama..." The Wall Street Journal, January 21, 2009. Full copy; includes Inauguration section.
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Posters
Box Folder Description
Box: Maps Folder: 30
  • Don't Get Mad. Get Registered. Voteforchange.com (Obama for America) (5).

  • HOPE image of Barack Obama, design by Shepard Fairey.

 

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Memorabilia
Box Folder Description
Box: 1 Folder: 31-32

 

  • Apparel. Cap: McCain Palin.
  • Buttons: Miscellaneous Obama (9); Vote (2).
Box: 2 Folder: 33-38

 

  • Sign: McCain JohnMcCain.com.
  • Signs: VoteforChange.com (2) (Obama for America).

  • Stickers / bumper stickers: OBAMA'08 (3); Florida for Obama (1); Obama '08 (4).

  • Yard signs (plastic): Change FL.Barackobama.com (2).

  • Yard sign (plastic): McCain JohnMcCain.com.

  • Yard signs (plastic): McCain Palin JohnMcCain.com (2).