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Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3756
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
An orange pinback campaign button from the 1944 election resulting in FDR's third term, from the pro-Roosevelt faction, printed in blue "Confucius say...../ One Time-Good/ Two Time-Good/ Three Time-Damn Good".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group