Campaign pennant

Object Number: 
INV.7415ab
Date: 
1940
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
overall: 9 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.
Marks: 
printed: at fly: "LOCAL 230 P. P. P." printed: along hoist: "WIN/ WILLKIE/ WITH"
Description: 
White cotton campaign pennant of Wendell Willkie; printed with five blue and white stripes and the inscription, "WIN/ WILLKIE/ WITH;" stapled to a wooden staff with a gold painted finial.
Gallery Label: 
Wendell Willkie ran on the Republic ticket against Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the 1940 presidential election.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group