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Lincoln-Johnson Campaign Badge, 1864

1864

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, MI, United States

Produced for the United States Presidential election of 1864, this brass and shell button contains portraits of the "Republican" candidates Abraham Lincoln for president and Andrew Johnson for vice president. Lincoln and Johnson were technically the "National Union Party" candidates for 1864, the national ticket name used by Republicans loyal to Lincoln and the "War Democrats."

Details

  • Title: Lincoln-Johnson Campaign Badge, 1864
  • Date: 1864
  • Date Created: 1864
  • Location: United States
  • Subject Keywords: Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Badges, Photographs, Tintypes (Prints), Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875, Political elections, Political campaigns, Presidential candidates, United States presidents, Vice-presidents
  • Type: Objects
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Badge
  • Object ID: 72.31.217
  • Image ID: THF127860
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

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