1860 John Bell and Edward Everett Ferrotype Badge
The circular campaign badge features a ferrotype image of John Bell . On the badge's reverse, a ferrotype image of Bell's running mate, Edward Everett, appears.
National Museum of American History. http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1379938 (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: JOHN BELL. / 1860 reverse: EDWARD EVERETT. /1860
Bell, John, 1796-1869; Everett, Edward, 1794-1865; Presidents--United States--Election--1860
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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