William Henry Harrison: "Log Cabin Raising" Broadside....
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DescriptionWilliam Henry Harrison: "Log Cabin Raising" Broadside. Requesting the presence of all Harrison Democrats in the counties of Preble, Butler and Darke, this broadside announces that a "Tippecanoe Raising" will be held on "Saturday next, at 9 o' clock, A.M. at Eaton" on the 16th. Log cabin committee members are listed toward the bottom in block lettering. The date of May 12, 1840 can be seen at bottom left corner. This piece measures 7.875" x 10.25". Left edge is rough with some loss at bottom edge. Expected wear present with a pinprick hole at left of committee members' names and some minor foxing. Overall, this broadside has bold text and is in great condition.
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