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McCarthy Peace

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1968
Medium: 
Polyester
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 3/4 x 25 1/2 in. ( 55.2 x 64.8 cm )
Description: 
White silk twill square scarf printed in blue, light blue and black with images of Eugene McCarthy campaign buttons and "Peace" buttons; machine-stitched rolled hem
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
2004.48.2
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1973
eMuseum Object ID: 
58671
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Carter-Mondale

Classification: 
Medium: 
Polyester
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 3/4 x 27 3/4 in. ( 70.5 x 70.5 cm )
Description: 
Square poyester scarf printed in green and white; central green star surrounded by quartered field of green and white stripes; white border inscribed "Carter-Mondale" with five-pointed star; printed signature of designer in lower right corner; narrow machine-stitched hem; fiber content label and union label sewn to reverse in lower right corner.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
2004.48.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
58670
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1875
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 1/16 in. ( 14 x 7.8 cm )
Description: 
Yellow silk satin ribbon containing text of entertainment programme printed in black: "PARLOR MAGIC/ENTERTAINMENT!/By Major V. SANCHIZ,/Assisted by Prof. GUS. HARTZ,/Thursday Evening, April 8th, 1875./PROGRAMME./PART FIRST./1. THE VITAL CARDS./2. THE ADVENTURES OF THE POCKET HAND-/KERCHIEF./3. THE IMPOSSIBILITY REALIZED./4. THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE DISCOVERED./THERE IS MILLIONS IN IT. THE MONEY/THROUGH EVERYTHING./5. THE WONDERFUL FRUIT AND LADY'S/HANDKERCHIEF./6. THE SPANISH RESTAURANT./PART SECOND./MUSIC AND SINGING./PART THIRD./1. THE HOME OF THE RABBITS./2 THE ENCHANTED DICE./3. THE MYSTERIOUS CHAIN./4. THE WONDERFUL TRANSMISSION OF THE/CLOTH BALLS./5. THE DISSOLVING CAGE AND CANARY BIRD,/6. THE HAT OF MEPHISTOPHELES."
Object Number: 
INV.1725
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
58643
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

American Centennial Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 21.6 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
White silk ribbon (bookmark) with red, blue, green and black woven motifs; Woven at top "CENTENNIAL/ 1776-1876/ PHILADELPHIA/ U.S.A." above bust portrait image of George Washington above crossed American flags with "GEORGE/ WASHINGTON" beneath; Image of Liberty bell above "And the star/ spangled banner/ O! long may it wave,/ o'er the land of/ The Free/ and the home of/ The Brave."; Image of eagle with red, white and blue shield at breast at bottom.
Object Number: 
INV.2970
Marks: 
woven at bottom of ribbon: "T. STEVENS. COVENTRY./ ENGLAND."
Gallery Label: 
This ribbon commemorates the 1876 Centennial celebration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a "Stevengraph" ribbon, characterized by its brightly woven motifs and text. The upside-down makers mark at the bottom of the ribbon would have originally been folded back so that the bottom of the ribbon formed a "v" where a tassle would have been attached.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1876
eMuseum Object ID: 
58609
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Anniversary of the Discovery of America Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Silk, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall (paper mount): 11 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (28.6 x 7.9 cm) Part (ribbon): 2 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (6.4 x 19.1 cm)
Description: 
White silk "Stevengraph" ribbon (bookmark) woven with red, white and blue braid at top with yellow and gold banner beneath, "1492/ 1892" and "400th/ ANNIVERSARY" below in red; "IN COMMEMORATION/ OF THE DISCOVERY OF" in blue; "AMERICA 1492" in red; "LANDING OF COLUMBUS/ OCT 12TH 1492/ AND THE" in blue; "STAR SPANGLED BANNER/ O LONG WAY IT WAVE" in red and "OER THE LAND OF THE FREE/ AND THE HOME OF THE BRAVE" in blue. Central black and white woven image of Columbus and his men setting foot on American soil; Red, white, blue and gold image of American flag and eagle at bottom. Fringed edge at bottom. Paper mount printed in black with "SOUVENIR/ COLUMBIAN CELEBRATION,/ New York, October 8th to 13th, 1892./ WOVEN IN PURE SILK."
Object Number: 
INV.2202
Gallery Label: 
Stevengraph ribbons and bookmarks are distinguished by colorful woven images and text, often commemorating various celebrations and anniversaries. The English manufactury began operating in 1862. This example commemorates the 400th year Columbian celebration of Columbus's discovery of America.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1892
eMuseum Object ID: 
58546
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

R.B. Hayes Presidential Campaign Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
Silk; mylar, archival acid-free mat board
Dimensions: 
mount: 5 1/2 x 3 x 1/16 in. ( 14 x 7.6 x 0.1 cm ) Overall: 4 1/8 x 2 1/16 in. ( 10.5 x 5.2 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular multi-colored woven silk ribbon displaying bust-length portraits of R.B. Hayes and W.A. Wheeler surrounded by text: "REPUBLICAN/CANDIDATES/FOR/PRESIDENT/R.B. HAYES/OF/Ohio./FOR/VICE PRESIDENT/W.A. WHEELER/OF/New York."; across top edge of ribbon, reversed: "B.B. TILT & SON. N.Y. & PATERSON, N.J." Mounted onto rectangular piece of cream mat board with mylar taped around.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Agnes Bagley
Object Number: 
1941.432
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1876
eMuseum Object ID: 
58484
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

St. Nicholas Society Hudson-Fulton Celebration Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 2 3/8 in. ( 12.7 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Orange silk ribbon with gray silk trim at top; printed in silver "THE/ SAINT NICHOLAS/ SOCIETY/ OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK/ HUDSON-FULTON/ CELEBRATION/ 1909." Circular seal printed in silver at center. Fringe at bottom edge.
Object Number: 
2207
Gallery Label: 
This ribbon was made to commemorate the Hudson-Fulton Celebration in New York City. The Celebration occured over a two week period, September 25 to October 9, 1909.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1909
eMuseum Object ID: 
58477
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Grover Cleveland Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1885-1889
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 15/16 x 2 1/4 in. ( 17.6 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Blue woven silk ribbon with portrait of Grover Cleveland and inscription "OUR/PRESIDENT/ST. LOUIS, OCT. 1887." printed in black.
Object Number: 
INV.4252
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1889
eMuseum Object ID: 
58305
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Stephen A. Douglas & Andrew Johnson Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1861
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/16 x 2 1/4 in. ( 18.6 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
White woven silk ribbon with printed bust-length portraits of Douglas and Johnson in oval medallions; scalloped salvages.
Object Number: 
INV.2976
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1861
eMuseum Object ID: 
58131
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

General Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Ribbon

Classification: 
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/16 x 1 9/16 in. ( 13.8 x 4 cm )
Description: 
Woven white silk ribbon with multi-colored woven pattern consisting of text and pictorial images; bust-length portrait of Ulysses Grant at center with text in blue, purple and black: "RICHMOND/1865/Vicksburg/Fort Donelson" [above] and "GENERAL U.S. GRANT/"I will fight it out/on this line" [below]; beneath is American eagle in round medallion surrounded by American standards.
Object Number: 
INV.2859.1
Marks: 
Inscription: woven in black at lower back of ribbon: "COVENTRY. /T. STEVENS"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
58042
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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