Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2001.93
Date: 
ca.1946
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 in. ( 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button "LEHMAN/FOR/SENATOR"; white and blue.
Gallery Label: 
Herbert H. Lehman ran unsuccessfully for a seat in the U.S. Senate in 1946 and lost. However, in 1949 he won a special election and was re-elected to a full term in 1950.
Credit Line: 
Gift of David Klotz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group