Ribbon promoting Henry Clay for president and Theodore Frelinghuysen for vice president, 1844. Printed silk. Sullivan-Fischer HC-48. A few pulls in the fabric toward the bottom and some very minor foxing.
Legend above, HENRY CLAY; below, FRELINGHUYSEN., enclosing a portrait of Clay within oval enclosed by corn and oak wreath and the legend, THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE; below, a vignetted rural scene depicting a boy riding a horse toward a mill, and the legend, THE PRIDE OF AMERICA.
Quintessential Clay campaign ribbon.