Ulysses S. Grant Campaign Token

Unknown American, American



Tintype mounted in a brass token

Overall: 7/8 × 1 7/16 in. (2.3 × 3.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ralph Becker, Father of William Becker, Class of 1964



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact

Research Area

American History

Not on view


obv: Inscribed, in tintype, above portrait: GRANT [Tintype portrait of Grant facing front][set in a circular frame decorated with wavy lines] rev: Blank [to be worn as a pin]

Course History

ARTH 17, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2013


Collected by Raph E. Becker (1907-1994), father of William W. Becker, Class of 1964; given to present collection, 1965.

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