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Reference FCO 82/169
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Presidential Elections of 1972 in United States (1972)
Description An account given of the 1972 election primaries particularly focussing on Governor George C. Wallace, Hubert Humphrey and George McGovern. Report on the popular vote and the Electoral College.
Date 1972
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Africa; Alaska; Asia; Britain; China; Egypt; Europe; France; Germany; Ireland; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Libya; Mexico; Middle East; South East Asia; Soviet Union; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Ashbrook, John M; Askew, Reubin; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Humphrey, Hubert; Jackson, Henry; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Kennedy, Robert F; Lindsay, John; McCarthy, Eugene J; McCloskey, Paul N jnr; McGovern, George; Meany, George; Mills, Wilbur; Muskie, Edmund; Nixon, Richard M; Reagan, Ronald; Rockefeller, Nelson; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al; Stokes, Carl B.; Wallace, George
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Black Panthers; British Embassy; Census; Civil rights; Coal; Communist; Congress; Crime; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Draft; East-West relations; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; European Security; foreign policy; Gubernatorial; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Law and Order; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Pollution; Presidential candidates; Presidential Primaries; Protectionist; Race; Republican Party; Segregation; Silent majority; State Department; Taxation; Taxes; Textiles; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade unions; Treasury; Unemployment; United Nations; Vice President; Vietnam War; Voting age; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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