Campaign necktie

Object Number: 
1957.10b
Date: 
1952
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 51 1/2 x 4 in. ( 130.8 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: center: "IKE"
Description: 
Blue silk necktie from Dwight D. Eisenhower's 1952 U.S. presidential campaign; white stripe toward the bottom with the "K" from "IKE" printed vertically in blue with the "I" and "E" printed in white on the blue; lined with white silk.
Gallery Label: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower ran on the republican ticket for U.S. president in 1952 and 1956, winning both times.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Francis Royce
Provenance: 
Royce, Francis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group