Rise of the Rail Splitter


For President, Abraham Lincoln [.] Vice President, Hannibal Hamlin. 1860. Flag.

Flags, such as the one shown here, were popular campaign ornaments in the 19th century.  This is one of several flags that were produced for the Lincoln campaign.

b*2007M-43   Purchased in 2007 on the Bayard Livingston & Kate Gray Kilgour Fund.