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"Coffee with Kennedy" paper cup

Object Number: 2015.042.0001
Category: Artifacts
Manufacturer: Lily-Tulip Cup Corp.
Type of Object: Campaign ephemera
Date: 1960
Dimensions: 3 3/4 × 2 3/4 in. (9.5 × 7 cm)
Medium: Paper
One white paper cup with the words “Coffee with Kennedy” printed on both sides in red. This type of cup was given out by Kennedy, his family and campaign workers at community meetings with potential voters during his campaign.
Curator's Notes

This item is included in the temporary exhibit titled A Time for Greatness: the 1960 Kennedy Campaign, showing on the Museum's seventh floor May 21 - November 13, 2016.  - Lindsey Richardson, Curator of Collections

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