Update

To help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, New-York Historical is temporarily closed to the public until it is safe to reopen. More details on our Visit page.

Kerchief

Object Number: 
1952.309
Date: 
1880
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 x 24 1/4 in. ( 53.3 x 61.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: around image: "THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE/ JAMES A. GARFIELD/ FARMER, SCHOLAR, SOLDIER, STATESMAN."
Description: 
Cotton lithographed campaign kerchief with a portrait of James A. Garfield, surrounded by rings of stars; border of stars; printed in white ink on a blue ground.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group