Overall: 43 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 110.5 x 8.9 cm )
Maroon campaign necktie from the 1940 presidential campaign of Wendell Willkie; "Willkie" embroidered repeatedly in white in angled stripes.
embroidered: all over: "Willkie" embroidered: tag on underside: "David Landau/ 469 LEXINGTON AVE./ NEW YORK/ CHENEY CRAVATS/ RESILIENT/ CONSTRUCTION"
Wendell Willkie ran against FDR in the 1940 presidential campaign on the Republican ticket.
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