This Is What Democracy Looked Like, the first illustrated history of printed ballot design, illuminates the noble but often flawed process at the heart of our democracy. An exploration and celebration of US ballots from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, this visual history reveals unregulated, outlandish, and, at times, absurd designs that reflect the explosive growth and changing face of the voting public. The ballots offer insight into a pivotal time in American history---a period of tectonic shifts in the electoral system---fraught with electoral fraud, disenfranchisement, scams, and skullduggery, as parties printed their own tickets and voters risked their lives going to the polls.
Our work is not over. Due to an overwhelming demand for T-Shirts, we are now working with Rainy Days Silkscreen Studio (a local, Black-owned-and-operated...View full product details
Set of 15 offset printed 11” x 17” posters. Made in Colorado. Please note: If you are interested in purchasing the full set of 15 posters in...View full product details
Size: 5.5 x 4.25 inPrinting: LetterpressInside Message: BlankPaper: White cottonEnvelope: Brown bagInk: BlackView full product details