Yardage

Object Number: 
1952.297
Date: 
1880
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 50 x 23 3/4 in. ( 127 x 60.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: below portraits: "JAMES/ A. GARFIELD/ FOR PRESIDENT/ CHESTER/ A. ARTHUR/ FOR/ VICE PRESIDENT" printed: on banners: "UNION FOREVER/ EQUALITY FOR ALL MEN"
Description: 
Cotton printed yardage with a running pattern of garlanded portraits of James A. Garfield and Chester A. Arthur above crossed American flags and inscribed banners running down the sides; printed in black, blue and red on a white ground.
Gallery Label: 
This yardage was made for the 1880 Presidential campaign of James A. Garfield and Chester A. Arthur.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group