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Campaign handkerchief

Object Number: 
1952.328
Date: 
1952
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. ( 28.6 x 28.6 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: lower right corner: "I like Ike" printed: on rectangular sticker: "Logan/ MADE IN SWITZERLAND" printed: on round sticker: "EMBROIDERED/ IKE/ IN SWITZERLAND"
Description: 
White linen handkerchief with scalloped border machine stitched with blue thread and machine embroidered "I like Ike" in blue thread in lower right corner.
Bibliography: 

Herbert Ridgeway Collins, Threads of History: Americana Recorded on Cloth, 1775 to the Present (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institute, 1979), 494.

Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group