Watercolor banner design promoting the candidacy of David Settle Reid (1813-1891) for Governor. Reid was the 32nd Governor of North Carolina from 1851-1854. The banner is 3" x 4" and hand painted on paper. It depicts an eagle with a shield bearing the stars and stripes and the date 1776. The eagle holds a ribbon reading "D. S. Reid for Governor." Additional ribbons read "Free Suffrage" and "Victory." Handwritten on the reverse is "by A. C. Sandford."