Frederick Douglas Patterson was the first black to manufacture cars, and known for the Greenfield-Patterson automobile of 1915, built in Ohio. A Republican, Patterson served as an annual delegate to the Ohio Republican Party caucus and campaigned for Warren G. Harding in 1920. For his work in the 1920 election, he was rewarded with a position as alternate delegate to the 1924 Republican National Convention.
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Donald Trump took time away from his busy Thursday of tweeting and giving a sworn deposition for a lawsuit to personally call about a dozen Ohio Republicans and encourage them to unseat the current state GOP chairman. On Friday, the 66 members of the Ohio Republican Party Central Committee will vote for the next chairperson, and people familiar with the calls told Politico Trump spoke with several committee members and conveyed that they should oust Matt Borges. He also threw his support…
Warren G. Harding, an Ohio Republican, was the 29th President of the United States (1921-1923). Though his term in office was fraught with scandal, including Teapot Dome, Harding embraced technology and was sensitive to the plights of minorities and women. Learn more: http://go.wh.gov/BCrcZ8
Balloons and confetti are seen at the end of the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18.