Convention time!

Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley regularly attended and served as an Illinois delegate at the quadrennial Democratic National Conventions, where he often played a key role in deciding whom the Democratic Party nominated for the presidency.

Certification of Richard J. Daley as an elected delegate to the Democratic National Convention, 1972. RJD_02_02_0013_0003_006

Certification of Richard J. Daley as an elected delegate to the Democratic National Convention, 1972. RJD_02_02_0013_0003_006