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Accession Number 2015.006
Catalog Number 2015.006.001
Object Name Bookmark
Title Bookmark
Description White bookmark with blue lettering and the following text: "BOOK MARK / MARK YOUR PLACE / [three stars] / MARK YOUR BALLOT / RE-ELECT / LAWRENCE E. / HUGHES / [image of Hughes] / LAWRENCE E. HUGHES / YOUR / STATE / REPRESENTATIVE / (66th District)"

The back of the bookmark is titled, "Lawrence E. Hughes / He Listens-----He Acts" and contains a bullet-point list of his accomplishments.
Year Range from 1968
Year Range to 1982
Dimensions H-5.5 W-2.5 inches
Notes Lawrence E. Hughes served in the Ohio House of Representatives from 1969 to 1982. He served on the Rules Committee, Reference Committee, as a ranking member of Highways and Highway Safety Committee, and was a member of the Interstate Cooperation Committee, on which he also served as secretary.

He also served the city of Columbus on the Downtown Capital Square Commission, was listed in Who's Who in Politics, was a member of the Aladdin Shrine, American Legion, Honorary Kentucky Colonel, Charter President Downtown Civitan Club, Past President of S.A.D. Alumi, member of Si U Fraternity, and Christian Athletes Assocation.

Lawrence E. Hughes died on September 1, 2000.
People Hughes, Lawrence E.
Material Paper/Ink
Relation Show Related Records...
Provenance Ohio state senator Jim Hughes, son of Ohio Representative Lawrence E. Hughes, donated a collection of his father's political memoriabilia to the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board in 2015.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Subjects Ballots
Bookmarks
Campaigns, Political

Collection Jim Hughes Collection