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    William McKinley: Rare and Colorful 1896 Campaign Poster. Wonderful theme, as McKinley is shown holding the key to the lock which "Financial Mistrust" has placed on the Temple of Prosperity, as figures representing "Labor" and "Capital" cheer him on. A sign on the door reads "This door will be opened Nov. 3rd, 1896," with a facsimile signature of McKinley. The promise of a return to prosperity fueled the Republicans 1896 campaign after recession and financial uncertainties in the preceding term of Grover Cleveland. Beautiful condition. 28" x 21", nicely custom-framed to an overall 29" x 37". This lot requires 3rd party shipping.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2010
    22nd Saturday
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