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Photo Cards, W.E. Leppien as "Uncle Sam"

Photo Cards, W.E. Leppien as "Uncle Sam"

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Wilburt E. Leppien first appeared as Uncle Sam in 1956 and took part in numerous ceremonies and parades across the country, including five presidential inaugurations. Leppien handed out these cards at his appearances.
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Object Type
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United States: Wisconsin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 19/32 in; 9.525 cm x 6.604 cm
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catalog number
Credit Line
Marcella M. Leppien
Uncle Sam
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History 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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