1860 Abraham Lincoln campaign banner from the City of Norwich, Connecticut
Small reproduction of the 1860 Abraham Lincoln campaign banner purchased and preserved by the city of Norwich, Connecticut, dedicated January 24, 1999. Depicts beardless A. Lincoln at center. Color design on red fabric, with gold fringe at bottom and hanging rod at top. Six in total. The red banner has gold colored yellow tassels at the bottom. There are gold colored stars circling the oval shaped portrait of Abraham Lincoln. There are also renderings of axes on the bottom left and right of the object.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
11 inches H X 6 3/4 inches w
Materials and Techniques Display
silk ribbon and plastic (material)
recto, "NO. 1 Red, White and Blue NO. 1/ "In hoc signo Vincemus"/ "Ubi Libertas. Ibi Patria."/ Of/ Norwich."
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Miscellanea United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Collectibles United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works
reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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see objects # 4945.1-4945.6
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
Mississippi State University Libraries
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