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Title "Truman/Barkley" necktie
Object Name Necktie
Catalog Number 1984.28.10
Lexicon Category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon Sub-category Clothing -- Accessory
Description Jugate hand-painted silk necktie promoting the candidacy of Harry S. Truman and Alben W. Barkley for President and Vice President of the United States.
Collection Rather-Westerman Political Collection
Collector Rather, Julius
Event Election
Made Barbara Gordon, Carmel, CA.
Place of Origin California
Used United States
Makers Mark Barbara Gordon, Carmel, Cal.
Material Silk
Search Terms Ties
Political memorabilia
Subjects Neckties
Elections--United States
Political elections
Political paraphernalia
People Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956
Date 1948
Caption Truman/Barkley necktie
Number of Images 3
Dimensions H-5 L-51.25 inches
Dimension type 1
Height (ft) 0.417
Height (in) 5
Length (ft) 4.271
Length (in) 51.25