A Look at Previous NY Times Election Front Pages

A much-needed distraction.

If you’re looking for a distraction today, check out The New York Times’ digital item on its previous election day A1s.

Each front page, from 1852 to 2012, includes notes from the presidential historian Michael Beschloss. Below are just a few that stood out to us.

1904 – Theodore Roosevelt

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1952- Dwight Eisenhower

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1980 – Ronald Reagan

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2000 – George W. Bush

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2008 – Barack Obama

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