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Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2002.30.8
Date: 
1972
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Pin-back campaign button; depicts a rainbow on a black background and inscribed "MCGOVERN"
Gallery Label: 
George McGovern was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1956 and elected to the Senate in 1962. He was nominated for the presidency in 1972 against Richard Nixon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Patricia Falk
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group