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Candidates of the Republican Party for President and Vice President of United States 1909-13

William Howard Taft was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Sept.15, 1857. Graduated from Yale College in 1878 - from Cincinnati College of Law in 1880. Was appointed Civil Governor of the Phillipine Islands in 1901 Secretary of War 1904-1908 and also in charge of
James Schoolcraft Sherman was born in Utica, N.Y. Oct.24, 1855. Graduated from College in 1878. Admitted to the bar in 1880. Mayor of Utica in 1884. Has been a member of Congress for 20 years. A man of fine character and ability. A superior orator, and a

American
1908
Copyrighted by M.T. Sheahan, Boston, MA (American, 1903–1910)


Dimensions

Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.8770

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: COPYRIGHT 1908 BY M.T. SHEAHAN, BOSTON
Back: divided. Mint.
Copyright 1908, by M.T. Sheahan, Boston.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder