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    William Henry Harrison: An Impressive Large 1841 Mourning Badge. Harrison was the first president to die in office, succumbing to pneumonia just a month after his inauguration. As was often the case with Lincoln memorial badges, the oval portrait on the black rosette may have been drawn from an unused stock of components for 1840 campaign badges. A striking Harrison centerpiece in great condition. Length 7.5".

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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