A pinback campaign button divided horizontally into red, white and blue sections that reads "Harriman" in blue across the center white section. William Averell Harriman, (1891-1986), Democrat, U.S. Ambassador to Soviet Union, 1943-46; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1946; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1946-48; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1952, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952, 1960; Governor of New York, 1955-59; U.S. Ambassador at large, 1961.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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