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Object Name Necktie
Date 1952
Description Man's necktie. Brown silk textured knit with "I / Like / Ike" embroidered in white machine chain stitch. This phrase was the campaign slogan for Dwight D. Eisenhower in the 1952 U.S. Presidential election.
(Keywords: Fashion, Accessory, Twentieth Century, Politics)
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History Acquired from the collection of Francis Bennett of Jersey City, New Jersey in 1967.
Earliest Date 1952
Latest Date 1952
Subjects Clothing & dress
Political campaigns
Presidential elections
Lexicon Sub-category Clothing -- Accessory
Catalog Number BC01.0120
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by The Coby Foundation, 2009.
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