Presidential campaign flag
Overall: 24 x 34 in. ( 61 x 86.4 cm )
printed: around portrait: "GRANT & COLFAX/ IN UNION IS PEACE"
Silk lithographed U.S. campaign flag of the Republican candidacy of Ulysses S. Grant for president and Schuyler Colfax for vice president; canton has 37 stars, arranged in two rings of 13 and 19 stars around one large star in the center and four stars in the corners; portrait of Grant in the center with inscription above and below; printed in black, red, and blue on a white ground.
This flag was used for the presidential campaign of Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) in 1868.
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