Pin-back button; inscribed on blue background "GERALDINE/FERRARO/FOR/CONGRESS"
Geraldine Ferraro was the first woman chosen to run for vice president on the ticket of a major U.S. political party when Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale selected her as his running mate. She began her political career when she won her bid for the U.S. House of Representatives in 1979.
Gift of Marilyn Lutzker
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