Campaign Ribbon, William Henry Harrison

Campaign Ribbon, William Henry Harrison

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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.
Object Name
Object Type
associated person
Adams, John
Jefferson, Thomas
Harrison, William Henry
Physical Description
textile (overall material)
beige (overall color)
overall: 9 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Sara L. Lepman in memory of Dr. Harry Lepman
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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