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Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3791
Date: 
1952-1956
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 in. diameter
Description: 
A white pinback campaign button that reads in blue "Harriman". 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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group