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Buttons

Object Number: 
Z.2896
Date: 
1952-1956
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back campaign button "$5/I AM A/STEVENSON/TEAM/MEMBER"; red, white and blue; 12 stars encirculing the button.
Gallery Label: 
Governer Adlai Ewing Stevenson III was the Democratic nominee for President in 1952 and 1956. He was defeated both times by Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group