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Button

Object Number: 
INV.6950
Date: 
1928
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Pin-back campaign button; depicts image of Al Smith; inscribed "AL SMITH/GAVE US SUNDAY MOVIES"; reverse inscribed "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./BUTTONS/BADGES/NOVELTIES/AND SIGNS/NEWARK, N.J."
Gallery Label: 
Al Smith ran in the presidential election of 1928 but lost to Herbert Hoover.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group