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Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Ribbon

Object Name: Campaign ribbon
Date: 1888
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Medium: Silk
Dimensions: Overall: 6 x 2 9/16 in. ( 15.2 x 6.5 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Cream silk satin ribbon with printed engravings of photorgaphic portraits of Harrison and Morton within oval medallions; beneath at center is image of eagle with laurel wreath and arrows in his talons atop of two crossed American flags; imprinted in gold: "FOR PRESIDENT/BENJ HARRISON/OF/INDIANA/FOR/VICE-PRESIDENT/LEVI P. MORTON/OF NEW YORK."
Object Number: INV.7393
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Exhibitions:

"If Elected: Campaigning for the Presidency," New-York Historical Society, June 22-November 3, 2004.