This timeline charts Gerald Ford's path in the 1976 election, from competing for the Republican nomination in the primaries to his fight against Jimmy Carter in the general election. Follow along to learn more about the key moments in his campaign.
Campaign Stops: Philadelphia
President Ford signs a baseball for a player prior to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Philadelphia, PA.
Campaign Stops: Hartford
The audience at the Connecticut Republican Convention waiting for President Ford, Hartford, CT.
Campaign Stops: Jackson
First Lady Betty Ford speaks with the media, Jackson, MS.