Democratic Candidates for President and Vice-President

Description (Brief)
Colored print; bust portraits of Franklin Pierce and William R. King. Each portrait is surrounded by an oval laurel leaf cartouche. The Capitol and the President's House appear in views beneath the portraits. American flags, an eagle, and drapery decorate the space above the portraits.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1851
distributor
Thayer & Co.
depicted
Pierce, Franklin
King, William Rufus Devane
lithographer
Kellogg, Elijah Chapman
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 12 1/2 in x 9 in; 31.75 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2542
catalog number
60.2542
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
U.S. National Government, executive branch
Political Parties
Architecture, Historic Residences
Eagles
White House
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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