by GRANT, ULYSSES S.
Campaign ribbon with Grant's portrait in oval within American flag. Eagle atop the flag. "General Grant our next President" above the eagle. Overlay in dark purple cloth, "Grant-Wilson. Clasp at top with clasped hands. Made in Basel. Measures 3 1/2" x 1". Condition is nearly fine, slight fold of flag at right margin . This campaign ribbon was made for the Presidential campaign of 1872. This was Grant's run for a second term with Senator Henry Wilson as his new Vice-President. They ran against Horace Greeley and Benjamin Brown. A very nice piece of Presidential ephemera..
(Inventory #: 014621)