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Date:
March 29, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Time:
All Day
Time Details:
Open 1PM - 5 PM, Tuesday - Friday, Sunday Open 10 AM - 5 PM, Saturday Closed Mondays
Location:
Elmhurst History Museum
Address:
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Contact:
630-833-1457
Cost:
Free
Sign of the Times_ The Great American Political Poster
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Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster

Friday, March 29, 2019

The hardworking American political poster first appeared in the 1844 presidential election, and it has attempted to catch both eyes and votes through the use of powerful visual language ever since. This national traveling exhibit showcases a variety of presidential poster styles, design trends, and printing technologies spanning 168 years. Explore 50 colorful, high-quality reproductions of the most exciting and rarely-seen presidential campaign posters in our country’s history.