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Cornell University Collection of Political Americana

  1. Cornell:94 (Ockham)
  2. 5458453 (Voyager)

  1. Cornell University Collection of Political Americana

  1. Collection of Political Americana

  1. The Cornell University Collection of Political Americana is comprised of approximately 5,500 Presidential promotional and commemorative items dating from 1789 to 1980. The collection contains political materials in a variety of formats, including cartoons, prints, and posters; lapel buttons, ribbons, textiles, hats, and other costume items; ballots, broadsides, leaflets, and other ephemera; pamphlets and other formal publications; sheet music and songbooks; and a variety of three-dimensional items. The majority of the collection was donated to Cornell by private collector Susan H. Douglas between 1957 and 1961. Elections from 1832 to 1960 are particularly well represented.

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  1. Political campaigns--United States--History (vocab = LCSH)
  2. Elections--United States--History (vocab = LCSH)

  1. United States (vocab = none)

  1. 1789/1980

  1. Muller, Liz (curator)
  2. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections (owner)

  1. Cornell University Collection of Political Americana website

  1. 5 gigabytes (approx)
  2. 2,281 images (exact)

  1. Copyright 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
    http://cidc.library.cornell.edu/political/copyright.htm

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