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    William Henry Harrison: Silk Campaign Portrait Flag. "Gen. Wm. H. Harrison The Hero of Tippecanoe" appears on this 29" x 28" silk flag listed in "Threads of History" as #135. In the genre of flag collecting portrait flags are highly sought after, for every candidate they were produced for. This example from the 1840 campaign does have some loss as seen, and a tear that affects part of the portrait, and would benefit by being linen backed for stability. Considering its age and delicate material, it is a very fine example and above average in all respects.

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    February
    22nd Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    February
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    1 Day 6h 34m 21s
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43001-43484) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, February 22, 2020.
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    Heritage Auctions - Dallas
    3500 Maple Ave
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    Dallas, TX 75219

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