Victory Celebration on Election Night at the Biltmore Hotel, New York City

Victory celebration for the election of Averell Harriman as governor of New York, 1954. Harriman defeated Irving Ives, the protege of outgoing governor Thomas Dewey. The celebration was held at the Biltmore Hotel in New York City. Harriman, in front of microphones, raised the arms of his wife Marie and New York City mayor Robert F. Wagner, Jr., who ran on the same Democratic ticket as Harriman.
Identifier
NYSA_13703-08_B1F31
Date
November 2 1954
Contributor
Jurkoski, Frank. International News. (photographer)
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992, 2006-2008. Series 13703-08, Box 1, Folder 31.
Rights
This image is provided for education and research purposes. Rights may be reserved. Responsibility for securing permissions to distribute, publish, reproduce or other use rest with the user. For additional information see our Copyright and Use Statement

Geographic Locations

New York