Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3831
Date: 
1992
Medium: 
Plastic, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 2 1/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A white pinback campaign button printed with a central photograph of Dan Quayle encircled by a red ring with a slash across it and the words "Just Say Noe". A reference to Vice President Dan Quayle's public mistake during a children's spelling bee from the anti Bush/Quayle faction. James Danforth Quayle, (b. 1947) -- also known as Dan Quayle; Republican; U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1977-81; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1981-89; Vice President of the United States, 1989-93; defeated, 1992; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 2000.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group