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    McKinley & Hobart: Rare Jugate Silk Campaign Flag. Not to be confused with the often seen paper posters in similar flag format, this is a rare and significant flag. The Threads of History plate example is in the Becker Collection at the Smithsonian, and we can recall seeing only one other example. The only listed campaign flag for 1896, underscoring its importance to specialists collecting flags in series. Basically in very good display condition, with a little minimum light water staining and several old tape marks from reinforcing incipient separations in the always-fragile silk. 15" x 10.5". Pictured in Arthur Schlesinger' Jr's Running for President 1789-1896, p. 438.
    From the Collection of David and Janice Frent


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    February, 2018
    24th Saturday
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