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Campaign Game, Blaine/Hayes

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Blaine, James Gillespie  Search this
Hayes, Rutherford B.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 in x 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Game
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1889.X01
Catalog number:
227739.1889.X01
Accession number:
227739
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Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-377a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Campaign Gimmick, 1889

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 in x 2 in; 8.89 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Egg
Object Type:
egg
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1889.X02
Catalog number:
227739.1889.X02
Accession number:
227739
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-683c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529353

Campaign Lantern, 1888

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall collapsed: 23 in x 7 in; 58.42 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Lantern
Associated date:
1888
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.X07
Catalog number:
227739.1888.X07
Accession number:
227739
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-fae8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Campaign Pipe, Harrison

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 in; 4.445 cm x 13.97 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Pipe
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.X05
Catalog number:
227739.1888.X05
Accession number:
227739
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-377e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_516174

Harrison and Morton Campaign Buckle

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, white (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Buckle, Belt
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.N04
Catalog number:
227739.1888.N04
Accession number:
227739
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Clothing & Accessories
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Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3bd0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_507115
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Playing Cards, Grover Cleveland, 1988

Associated person:
Cleveland, Grover  Search this
Depicted (sitter):
Cleveland, Frances Folsom  Search this
Thurman, Allen G.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
cards
Card deck
Date made:
c. 1884
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Paul Beckwith
ID Number:
PL.126106
Accession number:
21245
Catalog number:
126106
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-fb8d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_501199
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Tippecanoe and Protection Ribbon, Benjamin Harrison, 1888

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 3 in; 20.32 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Badge
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.J64
Catalog number:
227739.1888.J64
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-0b81-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_502918

Sewing Box, John Quincy Adams, 1828

Associated person:
Adams, John Quincy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper, cardboard (overall material)
multi-color (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 5 in x 3 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 12.7 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Box, Sewing
Subject:
Sewing and Knitting  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker
ID Number:
PL.227739.1828.X02
Catalog number:
227739.1828.X02
Accession number:
227739
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-3b6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_516282
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Amelia Himes Walker’s "Jailed for Freedom" Pin

Associated institution:
National Woman's Party  Search this
Associated person:
Walker, Amelia Himes  Search this
Physical Description:
silver, sterling (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 1 in x 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 2.54 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
pin
Subject:
Women's Rights  Search this
Women's Suffrage  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Amelia Himes Walker
ID Number:
PL.229385.03
Catalog number:
229385.03
Accession number:
229385
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Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Souvenir Nation
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-4162-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_516351
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Saxony Wheel for spinning Flax; 18th Century?

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Object Name:
Spinning Wheel, Flax
Date made:
possibly 18th century
Subject:
Hand Tools  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Rhode Island Society for the Encouragement of Domestic Industry
ID Number:
TE.T01959.000
Catalog number:
T01959.000
Accession number:
13137
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c58a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_640679
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Commemorative Mug, Thomas Jefferson, 1801

Associated person:
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
Object Name:
mug, Jefferson
Mug
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1801.I01
Accession number:
227739
Catalog number:
227739.1801.I1
227739.1801.I01
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-72c7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1199204

Campaign Parade Torch, 1888

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 in x 4 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 12.7 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Torch
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.H14
Catalog number:
227739.1888.H14
Accession number:
227739
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Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-0111-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_497273

Campaign Parade Torch, 1888

Physical Description:
tin (overall mateial)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Torch
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.H13
Catalog number:
227739.1888.H13
Accession number:
227739
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Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-f734-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_497295

Soap, William McKinley

Associated person:
McKinley, William  Search this
Bryan, William Jennings  Search this
Physical Description:
soap (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 12.065 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
Soap
soap
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker
ID Number:
PL.227739.1896.X05
Catalog number:
227739.1896.X05
Accession number:
227739
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
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Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-651c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529357
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Presidential Muddle Puzzle

Physical Description:
wood (markers (7) material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 6 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 5.08 cm x 16.51 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Game
Associated date:
1894
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
ID Number:
PL.227739.1894.X01
Catalog number:
227739.1894.X01
Accession number:
227739
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5590-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529360
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Trade Catalog, Unexcelled Fireworks Company, 1888

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
book
Associated date:
1888
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1888.D08
Catalog number:
227739.1888.D08
Accession number:
227739
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Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-96e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_547247
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Pink Log Cabin Patterned Sugar Bowl

Associated person:
Harrison, William Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
white, pink (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 7 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 19.685 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
sugarbowl and lid
Subject:
Food Culture  Search this
Presidents  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1840.I6
Accession number:
227739
270930
Catalog number:
227739.1840.I6
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7560-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1199220
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Harrison/Reid Campaign Cigar Box, 1892

Associated person:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 5 in x 3 in; 5.08 cm x 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Box, Cigar
Subject:
Smoking  Search this
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1892.X06
Catalog number:
227739.1892.X06
Accession number:
227739
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3bd1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529356

Campaign Badge, Harrison

Associated person:
Frelinghuysen, Theodore  Search this
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (ribbon color)
red (ribbon color)
white (ribbon color)
textile (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/4 in x 3 in; 28.575 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Badge
Associated place:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated date:
1868
1892
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1892.J22
Catalog number:
227739.1892.J22
Accession number:
227739
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Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5592-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529365

Declaration of Independence Desk

Associated person:
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Maker:
Randolph, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (inkwell material)
wood, mahogany (overall material)
fabric, baize (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 14 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 24.765 cm x 37.465 cm x 8.255 cm
unfolded: 19 3/4 in; x 50.165 cm
Object Name:
writing box
Object Type:
portable desks
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Used in:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Independence Hall
Date made:
1775-1776
Subject:
Declaration of Independence  Search this
National Symbols  Search this
Related event:
Declaration of Independence, Signing of  Search this
Related Publication:
Nation of Nations, A
Bedini, Silvio A.. Declaration of Independence Desk
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
ID Number:
PL.031819
Catalog number:
31819
Accession number:
67435
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
National Treasures exhibit
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Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-cf33-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_513641

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