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Bookmarks (2)

Object Number: 
2008.3u
Date: 
1976
Medium: 
Woven silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 4 in. (20.3 x 10.2 cm)
Description: 
Pair of bicentennial bookmarks on card, one with bust of George Washington and "Bicentennial 1776-1976 U.S.A. Father of our Country George Washington…” the other with bust of President Gerald Ford and "Washington D.C. 1976 Gerald R. Ford President of the United States of America."
Gallery Label: 
These bookmarks were purchased at the Smithsonian Institution by the donor during the United States' bicentennial celebration.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Pam B. Schafler in honor of Rhoda and Sidney Bressler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group