Banner from the 2008 Obama campaign headquarters in Columbia, Missouri

Image for Banner from the 2008 Obama campaign headquarters in Columbia, Missouri
Created by
Saudek, Tony, American
Subject of
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961
Medium
acrylic paint on canvas
Dimensions
H x W: 31 x 82 in. (78.7 x 208.3 cm)
Type
banners
Place used
Columbia, Boone County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date
2008
Description
A hand-painted campaign banner from Columbia, Missouri. The banner features a rendition of the Shepard Fairey portrait of Obama on the right side. The word [ HOPE ] is painted to the left in blue, with the Obama campaign logo used as the 'O.'
Topic
African American
Art
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of the Mid-Missouri Campaign Field Office, Columbia, MO
Object number
2011.115.2
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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