Photo, Print, Drawing National Democratic banner of victory, 1868
About this Item
- National Democratic banner of victory, 1868
- Print shows a campaign banner for Democratic presidential candidate Horatio Seymour and running mate Francis Preston Blair, Jr., of Missouri. Above the curiously overlapping portraits of the candidates is a globe, on which rests an American eagle holding a streamer in his beak. From behind the globe are rays of light and two American flags. Liberty, in a Phrygian cap, stands at left and Justice, holding her sword and scales, at right. Below the portraits are two medallions. One contains an image of two hands pushing a plough. The other contains an arm-and-hammer device, symbol of Labor.
- Currier & Ives.
Created / Published
- New York : Published by Currier & Ives, c1868.
- - Blair, Frank P.,--Jr.--(Francis Preston),--1821-1875
- - Seymour, Horatio,--1810-1886
- Portrait prints--1860-1870.
- - Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4765
- - Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1868-2.
- 1 print on wove paper : lithograph ; image 34.8 x 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PGA - Currier & Ives--National Democratic banner ... 1868 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ds 00683 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ds.00683
- cph 3a09841 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a09841
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- LC-DIG-ds-00683 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-7189 (b&w film copy neg.)
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Currier & Ives. National Democratic banner of victory. , ca. 1868. New York: Published by Currier & Ives. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2003674560/.
APA citation style:
Currier & Ives. (ca. 1868) National Democratic banner of victory. , ca. 1868. New York: Published by Currier & Ives. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003674560/.
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Currier & Ives. National Democratic banner of victory. New York: Published by Currier & Ives. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2003674560/>.