Campaign flag

Object Number: 
1957.82
Date: 
1884
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 3/4 x 18 1/4 in. ( 65.4 x 46.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: below portrait: "JAMES G. BLAINE"
Description: 
Cotton lithographed campaign flag with a portrait medallion of James G. Blaine surrounded by stars and sawtooth border on a U.S. flag with forty-two stars in the canton; printed in black, red, and blue on a white ground.
Bibliography: 

Herbert Ridgeway Collins, Threads of History: Americana Recorded on Cloth, 1775 to the Present (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1979), 231.

Credit Line: 
Purchase
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Creative: Tronvig Group