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"Give Me Your Hand" flyer supporting Kennedy for president

Object Number: 2013.058.0001
Category: Documents
Type of Object: Ephemera
Date: 1960
Dimensions: 5 1/2 × 10 1/4 in. (14 × 26 cm)
Medium: Paper
Description
Hand-shaped campaign flyer supporting John F. Kennedy for the 1960 presidential election. The flyer is shaped like a right hand (palm facing the viewer) showing suit and shirt cuff at the wrist, reaching out as though to shake hands with a potential voter. The text on the hand is red:

"'Give Me Your Hand'
Pull the 1st Lever for
Jack Kennedy
and His Team."

The reverse is blank. There is a small green spot on the suit cuff.

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