“Honest Abe” silk presidential campaign ribbon from the 1860s election.

1860 silk political ribbon created for Lincoln’s run for President

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5 responses to ““Honest Abe” silk presidential campaign ribbon from the 1860s election.

  1. Kathleen Fisher

    I have a similar ribbon. Mine has Lincoln and Hamlin on it.

  2. Richard Logerwell

    I have an 1860 rare Wide Awake Club ribbon illustrating Lincoln. Am interested in selling it or donating it to the Lincoln Presidential Library.

  3. ranger james

    i have one that i found in the book dated 1906 the perfect trbute it is 4 inches long 11/4wide,has abe at the top with a circle of leaves and 3 stars each corner red and white stripes on the bottom,with 1809 lincoln 1865 has fold back this flap,for pinning to coat at back of top of ribbon, i cant find it any where, any info woul be great,thanks ranger

  4. Stan

    I recently got one in a yard sale. Silk ribbon with face and bust. He signed it below as “your truly ALincoln”. It is in fair condition. In a frame.

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