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Scarce Hayes - Wheeler Political Broadside

Political broadside from the 1876 presidential election, used to advertise a clothing store. Reads Vote For Hayes or Tilden! Which ever you think will be the BEST man, but REMEMBER, the great LEADING QUESTION at issue is NOT who shall be our NEXT PRESIDENT, BUT WHO SELLS THE BEST CLOTHING! Broadside goes on to advertise a Mount Vernon clothing store, the Old Reliable, Fair Dealing Clothing House of A. Wolff. 9.5 x 13.5 in. (sight), 12 x 16 in. with frame. The broadside also makes reference to the Banning Building of Mount Vernon, OH.

Provenance:Jim and Pat Gifford Collection of Political Americana

Condition:Some slight foxing and water stains, otherwise in very good condition.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$353
06/11/2010

 

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