Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3817
Date: 
1956
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A pinback campaign button divided into red and blue sections, printed with an image of the Capitol Building and in white "Ike/ Nixon". Dwight David Eisenhower, "Ike", (1890-1969) -- Republican; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; President of the United States, 1953-61; President of Columbia University 1948-53; and from 1971 to 1978, his portrait appeared on the U.S. dollar coin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group