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The circular campaign badge features a ferrotype image of a beardless Abraham Lincoln at its obverse. On the badge's reverse, a ferrotype image of Lincoln's running mate, Hannibal Hamlin, appears. [See Sullivan: # AL 1860-89].
National Museum of American History. http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1382289 (September 12, 2018). Sullivan, Edmund B. American Political Campaign Badges and Medalets, 2nd ed. Lincoln, Mass.: Quaterman, 1981.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 inch (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
ferrotype photograph and metal
obverse: ABRAHAM LINCOLN / 1860 reverse: HANNIBAL HAMLIN / 1860
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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