Lot 2 election campaign tickets printed on yellow paper with small illustrated vignettes. The first: "Harrison Ticket"; is approx. 4.75" x 3.75" with an Eagle and flag illustration at top. The second campaign ticket, approx. 5.25" x 4", has a Log Cabin illustration on front and "For Governor Samuel Bigger" below. The candidates for Indiana offices lists Samuel Hall for Lieutenant Governor; Robert Hanna for Senator; Israel Harding and Phillip Sweetser for Representatives; John B. Ferguson for Sheriff; William Hannaman for School Commissioner; Issac Pugh for County Commissioner; and Thomas N. Thomas for Coroner. Tickets have thin creases where folded and uneven edge wear or were cut uneven. William Henry Harrison, the ninth President of the United States, was from Indiana. He served only 32 days in office as President before he died. Samuel Bigger, was elected the seventh Governor (1840-43) of Indiana. He was from the Whig Party. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Circa 1840 Indiana Political Election ...
Publication Date: 1840
Book Condition: Good
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