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Mr. Peanut campaign

Vincent Trasov (Creator)
ID #
M/T 036.79
Level of Description

Scope & Content

File contains images of "Mr. Peanut". Mr. Peanut was an alias of Vincent Trasov, and ran for mayor of Vancouver in 1974. Mr. Peanut was a five year performance bringing art, life and politics together. File contains images relating to the mayoralty campaign of Mr. Peanut in Vancouver British Columbia, including images of newspaper clippings and publications. File also contains images of the Peanettes, who were Mr. Peanut's backup performers, Michael Morris, and artist John Mitchell, who was Mr. Peanut's campaign manager and spokesperson.

Physical Description

Physical Extent
12 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Material Type
Graphic material

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