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Object Name Case
Object Number 1880.7.3
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description pink satin bound in leather; the following gold lettering is on the front: "To His Excellency R. B. Hayes President of the United States, San Francisco, Cal."; the front side has faded to a dull white color; top opens in order to insert gold invitation (#4)
Date 1880/08
Year Range from 1880
Dimensions W-3.228 L-5.591 inches
Material satin; leather
Event Western Trip
Made by A. Andrew's Diamond Palace
Provenance case used to hold the souvenir invitation and envelope presented to President and Mrs. Hayes by the city officials of San Francisco in 1880 during the President's western trip to the Pacific Coast
Search Terms Great Western Tour
San Francisco