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Finding Aid for the Barack Obama Presidential Election Memorabilia from Kenya, 2008
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Box 1

Item no.  Kanga ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Blue with a picture of President Barack Obama in the center panel below the Swahili phrase "Hongera Barack Obama" (English translation: "Congratulations Barack Obama"). The bottom border contains the Swahili inscription, "Upendo Na Amani Ametujalia Mungu" (English translation: "God has granted us love and peace.")
Box 2

Item no. 1 "President Special Edition Lager" beer bottle ca. 2008 November

Box 2

Item no. 2 Rear-view mirror ornament ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Photograph of Barack Obama and slogan "Change we can believe in. Barrack Obama."
Box 2

Item no. 3 Badge ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Photograph of Barack Obama against a background of the United States flag. "Barrack Obama. President of the United States of America."
Box 2

Item no. 4 Button ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Round with "Obama Pride" beneath the Obama campaign logo in rainbow colors.
Box 2

Item no. 5 Button ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Round with Barack Obama's photograph, "Obama," and "The 44th US President" against a red, white, and blue background.
Box 2

Item no. 6 Bumper sticker ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Photograph of Barack Obama and the United States flag with "Obama the U.S. President" against a white background.
Box 3

Item no.  Baseball cap ca. 2008 November

Box 4

Item no. 1 Nairobi Star newspaper 5 November 2008

Scope and Content Note

Obama Souvenir Special issue
Box 4

Item no. 2 T-shirt ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

White with six images of Barack Obama above the phrase "Kenya says, yes we can!"
Box 4

Item no. 3 T-shirt ca. 2008 November

Scope and Content Note

Black with "Obama '08" beneath an image of Barack Obama against a background of the Kenyan flag.