Abraham Lincoln campaign ephemera

Abraham Lincoln campaign ephemera
Title
Abraham Lincoln campaign ephemera
Date 
ca. 1864
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 9 x 10 in. ( 2.5 x 22.9 x 25.4 cm )
Description 
Two campaign papers for Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson of the Union ticket. Paper 1: cream-colored paper printed with orange text "UNION TICKET/FOR PRESIDENT./ABRAHAM LINCOLN/OF ILLINOIS/FOR VICE PRESIDENT/ANDREW JOHNSON/OF TENNESSEE." Above, shows American eagle with flag and scroll with text "E PLURIBUS UNUM." Below, lists the presidential electors and names "DONALD C. MC RUER" for Congress. Paper 2: cream-colored paper printed with blue text "BALTIMORE CITY -- Second District./Wards -- 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 19, 20./The Union Forever!/For President,/ABRAHAM LINCON./For Vice-President/ANDREW JOHNSON." Below, blue and red American flag is printed, with list of electors and other union party politicians beneath running for local offices.
Object Number 
INV.2895
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Creative: Tronvig Group