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January 19, 2017

Your Ticket to the Inauguration

Presidential inaugurations are meaningful moments in our country’s history. Every four years, Americans watch the transition of power from one elected leader to another. For the outgoing president, the job of a lifetime comes to an end; the responsibilities, successes, failures, and joys of the job end at noon on Inauguration Day. For the president-elect, the stress of the campaign trail, the intensity of Election Day, and weeks of preparation culminate in this moment, when the job of a lifetime is just beginning.

August 18, 2016

Women’s Right to Vote

These examples of buttons and badges reflect a ground-breaking moment in American political history—women receiving the right to vote.

July 20, 2016

What a Political Ribbon Shows About the Political Process

This large silk ribbon displays the text of Pennsylvania Governor Joseph Hiester’s inaugural address given after a significant change in the political process.