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William H. Harrison Presidential Campaign Ribbon

William H. Harrison Presidential Campaign Ribbon
Title
William H. Harrison Presidential Campaign Ribbon
Date 
1841
Medium 
Silk, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 17.1 x 6.4 cm ) support: 7 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 18.4 x 6.7 cm )
Description 
Cream silk ribbon (bookmark) printed in black sewn to paper. Central medaillon of William Harrison surmounted by eagle with banderole, below image of log cabin. Inscribed: "EMPIRE STATE IS COMING!!/ HARRISON & REFORM/ MAUMEE/FORT MEIGS/THAMES/TIPPECANOE/AMERICA/GEN WM. H. HARRISON/Son of BENJ. A. HARRISON, one of the Signers of the Declaration/of INDEPENDENCE July 4th 1776./We will take him from the plough./1841/Published by Valentine No. 50 John St. N [illegible]"
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. John Rogers
Object Number 
INV.1051
Marks 
Inscription: "EMPIRE STATE IS COMING!!" Inscription: "HARRISON & REFORM/ MAUMEE/FORT MEIGS/THAMES/TIPPECANOE/AMERICA/GEN WM. H. HARRISON" Inscription: "Son of BENJ. A. HARRISON, one of the Signers of the Declaration/of INDEPENDENCE July 4th 1776." Inscription: "We will take him from the plough." Inscription: "Published by Valentine No. 50 John St. N [illegible]"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group