Campaign neck tie

Object Number: 
2002.1.4646
Date: 
1952-1956
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
49 x 3 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A dark blue man's silk neck tie printed in white with "I Like Ike" in small lettering all over the tie. Dwight David Eisenhower, (1890-1969) -- also known as "Ike"; Republican; General in the U.S. Army during World War II; President of the United States, 1953-61; president of Columbia University 1948-53; from 1971 to 1978, his portrait appeared on the U.S. dollar coin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group