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Beverage Meeting ribbon

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown
Origin Date:
1908
Materials:
cloth
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 3 1/4 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0143
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Textiles

Description

Cream silk commemorative Lincoln ribbon. All text and central image of Lincoln are stamped in black. Text in the upper half of the ribbon reads, "We Voted for Abraham Lincoln." Text on lower quarter of ribbon reads, "Beverage Meeting Fort Wayne October 26, 1908." Image of Lincoln at center of ribbon is very dark and difficult to see his facial features. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum