Ballot Markers, 1908


Tied to the writing surface of a booth where voters could mark their ballots in private, these crayons date to 1908.

General Subject Association: Political CampaignsUsed: Voting


See more items in: Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith

Exhibition: American Democracy

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Credit Line: The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PL.227739.1908.T03Catalog Number: 227739.1908.T03Accession Number: 227739

Object Name: Ballot Markers

Physical Description: cardboard (overall material)Measurements: overall box: 5 in x 3 in x 3/4 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.905 cmoverall crayon: 4 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 1.27 cm


Record Id: nmah_530056

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