Overall: 19 1/2 x 20 1/4 in. ( 49.5 x 51.4 cm )
Cotton lithographed campaign kerchief with a print of the figure of liberty holding portraits of Grover Cleveland and Allen G. Thurman and personifications of Success and the Pacific; inscribed above and below; printed over the original design of a star pattern in the center and a floral border; printed in black and red on a white ground.
Gift of Mrs. Hopper Striker Mott
printed: above and below image: "CLEVELAND AND THURMAN/ Compliments of the San/ Fransisco EXAMINER,/ which was the first paper/ in the United States to/ endorse this ticket."
This kerchief was made for the Presidential campaign of 1888, in which Grover Cleveland and Allen G. Thurman were defeated.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.