CALL NUMBER: PGA - Endicott--National Democratic... (C size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-pga-03694 (digital file from original print)LC-USZ62-89583 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A campaign broadside for Democratic candidates Martin Van Buren and Richard Johnson, produced for the presidential election of 1840. It is illustrated with: 1) a vignette of the American eagle in a halo of stars, clutching arrows and an olive branch, and draped with a banderole on which appears the motto: "Liberty & Equality"; 2) half-length portraits of Johnson and Van Buren; 3) episodes in Johnson's military campaigns against the Indians during the War of 1812, including the Battle of the Horse Shoe, the Battle of the Thames, and "Col. Johnson charging." The lengthy text provides biographical information on the candidates and names former Presidents Jefferson, Madison, Washington, and Jackson as Van Buren's outstanding Democratic predecessors.
MEDIUM: 1 print on wove paper: lithograph ; sheet 59 x 48.5 cm.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [New York] : Published by E[lijah] Durham, New York, c1840]
Durham, Elijah, publisher, copyright claimant.
Title from item.
The Library's impression of the print was deposited for copyright in the Southern District Court of New York on July 14, 1840. DLC
Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1840-32.
Johnson, Richard M., as Harrison running mate.Thames, Battle of the, Ont., 1813.Van Buren, Martin, defeat in 1840.
Broadsides 1840.Lithographs 1840.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (View Content) digital file from original print pga 03694 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.03694 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3b35954 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b35954
CONTROL #: 2003689251
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