Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3837
Date: 
1992
Medium: 
Plastic, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
3 x 2 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A black rectangular pinback campaign button printed in white and blue with a portrait of Bill Clinton playing the saxophone next to the words in white "Clinton/ A Cure For The Blues", a reference to his famous pre-election appearances on MTV and Saturday Night Live (both in NYC). William Jefferson Clinton, (b. 1946); Democrat; Rhodes scholar; Arkansas state attorney general, 1977-79; Governor of Arkansas, 1979-81, 1983-92; President of the United States, 1993-2001.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group