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Campaign button

Object Number: 
2001.20
Date: 
2000
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse of button: "THE WINNING TEAM/FOR NEW YORK/PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH/SENATOR RICK LAZIO printed: on obverse of button: "Local 174/AFL-CIO/UFCW" printed: on rim of button: "BOLD CONCEPTS NYC 212-764-6630"
Description: 
Rectangular pin-back slogan button from the political campaigns of George W. Bush and Rick Lazio, with photos of each on either side of an image of New York State.
Gallery Label: 
George W. Bush was the successful Republican candidate for President in 2001; Senate candidate Rick Lazio was defeated by Democratic candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jonathan H. Mann
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group