Benjamin Harrison Campaign Token

Unknown American, American

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1888

Brass

Overall: 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)

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

165.31.31609

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact

Classification

American History

Not on view

Inscription

obv: Inscribed, around edge: GEN. BENJAMIN HARRISON / 1888 [Star to right and left of date, enclosing bust of Harrison facing left.] rev: inscribed: REPUBLICAN / CANDIDATE / FOR / PRESIDENT [ornament between first and second lines].

Provenance

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

Old Number

1888-25

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