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Campaign cane

Object Number: 
2010.24.42
Date: 
ca. 1932
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 37 1/2 x 1 x 6 in. (95.3 x 2.5 x 15.2 cm)
Description: 
Franklin Delano Roosevelt campaign cane
Gallery Label: 
This wooden cane was produced for supporters of Franklin D. Roosevelt during the 1932 campaign. It is not likely that many of these were made. In comparison to other FDR canes in the Grument collection, this example is less ornamented.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group