Campaign Ribbon, William Henry Harrison

Description
The rise of printing and engraving led to the production of ribbons for political campaigns and commemorative events. Simple and straightforward, graphic appeal of the ribbon neatly fit the politics of personal association reflected by all manner of knick-knacks, household items, and specialty merchandise imprinted with a symbol or emblem.
associated person
Adams, John
Jefferson, Thomas
referenced
Harrison, William Henry
Physical Description
textile (overall material)
beige (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1978.0590.037
accession number
1978.0590
catalog number
1978.0590.037
Credit Line
Sara L. Lepman in memory of Dr. Harry Lepman
subject
Political Campaigns
See more items in
Political History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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