Political button

Object Number: 
2008.39.73
Date: 
1960s
Medium: 
Metal and plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Description: 
"KENNEDY/FULBRIGHT/1968," blue on white
Gallery Label: 
J. William Fulbright (1905-55) was an influential Senator from Arkansas (1945-74). This may represent either the 1968 campaign when he ran for Senate and Robert Kennedy ran for PResident, or, an attempt to propel him into the Vice PResidential nominator on teh national John F. Kennedy ticket in 1968.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roberta Gratz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group