Log In | Contact Us | View Cart (0 items)

MSS 409

Ghanaian political ephemera collectionAdd to your cart.

Table of Contents

Contact Infomation:

Special Collections

MSU Libraries

366 W. Circle Drive

East Lansing, MI 48824

517.884.6471

E-mail:spc@mail.lib.msu.edu

URL: http://specialcollections.lib.msu.edu

Date Received:

2013

Date Processed:

October 2013

Acquisitions Information:

Acquired in October 2013.

Preferred Citation:

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information:  Identification of item: Series number (where there is more than one series number in the MS), Box number, Ghanaian Political Ephemera, MSS 281, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Copyright Notice:

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this archive, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Usage Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on the access of this collection.

Photoduplication Restrictions:

Contact Special Collections

Collection Summary:

These are items representing tangible expression of Ghana’s vibrant democracy. All items were produced by various competing parties including Convention People’s Party, National Democratic Congress, New Patriotic Party, and Progressive People’s Party. Materials include: 2 badges, 1 bag, 2 ball caps, 1 banner, 3 bracelets, 3 CD’s, 2 calendars, 1 coaster, 6 decals, 1 flag, 3 hanging placards, 1 head scarf, 2 key chains, 6 leaflets, 1 necklace, 2 pins, 1 polling station data booklet, 1 polo shirt, 7 scarves, 2 t-shirts, and 2 wristbands

Processing Note:

Original holdings processed by Katie Angeli, October 2013.

Arrangement:


Collection is arranged alphabetically by individual pieces

2 Badges

     
  • “Victory 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate
  •  
  • “Vote John Dramani Mahama President NDC 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate

1 Bag

     
  • “New Patriotic Party N.P.P.: Development In Freedom”, colors: red, white and blue

2 Ball Caps

     
  • “NPP”, red white and blue
  •  
  • “Jim Victory 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate

1 Banner

     
  • “New Patriotic Party”, “I LOVE N.P.P”, “NPP: Development in Freedom”

3 Bracelets

     
  • “NPP”
  •  
  • “Vote NPP”
  •  
  • “I ♥ NDC”

3 CD’s

     
  • “Unity Campaign Video”, photographic illustrations of candidates
  •  
  • “The Green CD, The Trusted Leaders”, photographic illustrations of candidates
  •  
  • “NPP, Believe in Ghana”, photographic illustration of candidate

2 Calendars

     
  • (Both calendars are identical) “Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom for President 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate

1 Coaster

     
  • “New Patriotic Party, Development In Freedom”

6 Decals

     
  • “Feel Free To Move to NPP”
  •  
  • (3 identical decals) “Vote NDC”, photographic illustrations of John Mahama and Amissah K. Arthur
  •  
  • “NDC Still a Better, Vote John Dramani Mahama 2012”
  •  
  • “I Will Vote For Nana Akufo-Addo”

1 Flag

     
  • “New Patriotic Party, N.P.P.: Development in Freedom”

3 Hanging Placards

     
  • “NDC”, colors: red, white, black, and green
  •  
  • “New Patriotic Party”, photographic illustration of Nana Akufo-Addo
  •  
  • Illustrations of elephants on each fingertip and on the palm of the hand, colors: red, white and blue

1 Head Scarf

     
  • “NPP”, colors: red, white and blue

2 Key Chains

     
  • “New Patriotic Party”, photographic illustrations of candidates on both sides
  •  
  • “NDC”, sandal with a photographic illustration of candidate in the center

6 Leaflets

     
  • (3 identical leaflets) “Electoral Commission of Ghana”, background contains a hand holding an iPhone
  •  
  • (2 identical leaflets) “Progressive Peoples Party, Political Platform”
  •  
  • “Awake! Progressive People’s Party, Membership Registration Form”

1 Necklace

     
  • “Kukrudui! New Political Party NPP Development Freedom 2012”

2 Pins

     
  • (2 identical pins) “New Patriotic Party, Keep The Spirit Alive”, colors: red, white and blue

1 Polling Station Data Booklet

     
  • “Polling Station Data Booklet, CPP Convention People’s Party”

1 Polo Shirt

     
  • Colors: red, white and blue, blue and white elephant below the right collar

7 Scarves

     
  • “Nana Akuffo- Addo, Victory for 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate
  •  
  • (2 identical flags) “Vote CPP”, colors: red, white and green
  •  
  • “New Patriotic Party Vote Nana Akuffo- Addo”, multiple photographic illustrations of candidate
  •  
  • “NDC Prof John Atta- Miles As President For A Better Ghana”, photographic illustration of candidate
  •  
  • “NDC”, illustrations of umbrellas, colors: red, white, black, and green
  •  
  • “National Democratic Congress NDC; Unity, Stability And Development”
  •  
  • “NPP”, colors: red, white and blue

2 T-shirts

     
  • “Vote NDC J.M For 2012 NDC”, photographic illustration of candidate
  •  
  • “Awake! Nduom For President 2012”, photographic illustration of candidate

2 Wristbands

     
  • “NDC”, colors: red, white, black, and green
  •  
  • “NPP”, colors: red, white and blue



© 2010 Michigan State University Board of Trustees. MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer.