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Object Name Banner
Title Banner, Log Cabin
Catalog Number 1960.37
Creator Sawyier, Paul
Date 1907
Material(s) Paint on linen
Dimensions H-31 W-36 inches
Description This banner depicts a log cabin with stone chimney that has an animal hide tacked to it. The cabin also has a nine pane window on the near side and a shake roof. The structure has a door and windows on the front. Original sketch done in red pencil or chalk.
Notes This banner was carried in the inaugural parade of Governor Augustus O. Willson. Willson was a Republican from Jefferson County who was elected in 1907. A Harvard law graduate, he was the law partner of John Marshall Helm. He was elected with the support of the former supporters of William Goebel.
Collection Mrs. Frank Stagg Collection
People Sawyier, Paul
Augustus O. Willson
Subjects Landscapes
Art
Painting
Paintings
Historic buildings
Political campaigns
Politicians
Governors
Search Terms Impressionism
Impressionism (Art)
Historic buildings
Governors
Governor's elections
Governor's races
Governors elections
Governors races
Gubernatorial elections
Gubernatorial races
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS