John Bell Campaign Token
Unknown American, American
Overall: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ralph Becker, Father of William Becker, Class of 1964
Place Made: United States, North America
Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact
Not on view
obv: Inscribed, around edge: JOHN BELL, UNION CANDIDATE FOR THE PRESIDENCY / 1860 [enclosing bust of Bell facing left] rev: Inscribed, around edge: THE CONSTITUTION / AND THE UNION [enclosing within a circle a wreath of corn]; inscribed, within wreath: NOW / AND / FOREVER.
HIST 18, US Political History of the 19th Century, Robert Bonner, Fall 2012
HIST 18, Nineteenth Century American Politics, Robert Bonner, Spring 2014
Collected by Raph E. Becker (1907-1994), father of William W. Becker, Class of 1964; given to present collection, 1965.
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