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Campaign cane

Campaign cane
Campaign cane
Campaign cane
Campaign cane
ca. 1933
Steel, copper, paper
Overall: 34 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (87 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm)
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Chicago Expostion.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number 
Gallery Label 
This 1933 cane with a copper head of Franklin D. Roosevelt and the slogan "Century of Progress" was produced for the Chicago World's Fair of 1933. The aptly-named Century of Progress International Exposition celebrated Chicago's centennial. This cane is one of many of world's fair canes in the Grumet collection.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group