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

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

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Description
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.
Object Name
Cards
Object Type
cards
place made
United States: Wisconsin
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 19/32 in; 9.525 cm x 6.604 cm
ID Number
1984.0974.03
accession number
1984.0974
catalog number
1984.0974.03
Credit Line
Marcella M. Leppien
subject
Uncle Sam
Parades
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History 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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