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Handkerchief

Object Number: 
1952.327
Date: 
1952
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/4 x 13 7/8 in. ( 33.7 x 35.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: below image: "KEEP/ ME IN" printed: on paper label: "Created by/ kimball"
Description: 
Cotton printed handkerchief with an image of a donkey holding a bowler hat in the center surrounded by stars; inscribed below; red striped border; printed in red, blue and black ink on a white ground.
Gallery Label: 
This handkerchief was made for the presidential campaign of 1952. It urged voters to keep a Democrat in office, but Eisenhower, a Republican, won the 1952 campaign.
Credit Line: 
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Creative: Tronvig Group