Stephen A. Douglas campaign pin 1860

Discussion in 'Militaria' started by Laura1969, Oct 17, 2020 at 9:07 PM.

  1. Laura1969

    Laura1969 Active Member

    I posted this under art because of the snuff box I found it in. I realized it might be appreciated in this forum!! AD8053F9-6979-4317-8DB6-EE55FF561BDB.jpeg 039D6F86-6369-48BE-B4DE-F1548F9D12B1.jpeg F34EF418-EF71-4577-B3FA-3044009B7ED4.jpeg 07AB53E5-801B-4A5C-9CA9-027D700558DD.jpeg 10A4B228-11AD-4D3F-9FD6-5F644180026D.jpeg 360EDF04-522B-4D04-9FC2-353E697417BA.jpeg
     
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  2. Bakersgma

    Bakersgma Well-Known Member

    Our member @Joe2007 collects political memorabilia including campaign buttons and banners. I bet he will want to see this and can give you some feedback.
     
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  3. Debora

    Debora Well-Known Member

    How is would have looked originally.

    Debora

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  4. Laura1969

    Laura1969 Active Member

    Yes I looked it up when I found it!! Sooooo interesting..
     
  5. wiscbirddog

    wiscbirddog Well-Known Member

    One image of his is facing slightly right & the other slightly left.
     
  6. Joe2007

    Joe2007 Collector

    Neat! Political items are always really hot during election years. You don't see a lot of items this early. Mr. Douglas' association with Abraham Lincoln, perhaps the most popular political figure out there for collectors, as a presidential challenger adds to the desirability due to cross collecting by numerous Lincoln enthusiasts. Condition is rough on your piece however. Firms like Hakes and Heritage sell a lot of political collectables and have extensive online catalogs.
     
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  7. komokwa

    komokwa The Truth is out there...!

    I called u on the other thread...please ignore it , Joe !!
     
  8. Joe2007

    Joe2007 Collector

    I don't think I saw it. I saw the tag from Bakers above. Is there another thread that I need to see?
     
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  9. komokwa

    komokwa The Truth is out there...!

    no, this one supercedes the other..
     
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