Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3854
Date: 
1925-1935
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 3/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A bright green pinback campaign button printed in black with an eagle above the words "Al Smith/ For Republican U.S. Senator". Alfred Emanuel Smith, (1873-1944); of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Democrat; member of New York state assembly, 1904-15; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1913; Governor of New York, 1919-21, 1923-29; defeated, 1920; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1920, 1932; candidate for President of the United States, 1928.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group