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Old Christmas : from the Sketch book of Washington Irving
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Campaign lapel stud with the portrait of Benjamin Harrison printed in blue on white satin.
Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901) served as the twenty-sixth president of the United States along with his vice president Levi P. Morton (1824-1920). Harrison ran again in 1892 with Whitelaw Reid (1837-1912) as his running mate but was defeated by Grover Cleveland.
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