Pin-back button

Object Number: 
INV.7072
Date: 
1972
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back campaign button "GEORGE McGOVERN/for PRESIDENT"; color image of McGovern's head in center; blue, red and white; 2 stars and stripes at the edge of button.
Gallery Label: 
In 1972, U.S. Senator George McGovern was the Democratic nominee for President. He lost to Republican Richard M. Nixon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group