Overall: 20 x 21 in. ( 50.8 x 53.3 cm )
printed: below portraits: "BENJAMIN HARRISON/ REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT/ WHITELAW REID/ REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR VICE-PRESIDENT"
printed: on armorials: "THE * UNION * AND * THE/ CONSTITUTION * FOREVER"
Cotton copperplate-printed campaign kerchief with portraits of Benjamin Harrison and Whitelaw Reid in medallions with American bald eagle armorials above and below; printed in sepia and light-blue ink on a white ground; decorative border.
Collins, Herbert Ridgeway. Threads of History: Americana Recorded on Cloth, 1775 to the Present. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1979.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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