Log Cabin Parade Prop, 1840

Log Cabin Parade Prop, 1840

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Description
Model log cabin hoisted on a pole and carried in parades by supporters of William Henry Harrison during the 1840 presidential campaign.
Object Name
Log Cabin
date made
c1840
associated person
Harrison, William
Physical Description
wood (stick material)
Measurements
overall plexi cover: 50 1/2 in x 47 11/16 in x 41 in; 128.27 cm x 121.158 cm x 104.14 cm
ID Number
PL.227739.1840.H01
catalog number
227739.1840.H01
accession number
227739
Credit Line
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
subject
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
Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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