RFK 64

Object Number: 
2002.66.17
Date: 
1964
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 1 in. ( 0.6 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Metal tab campaign button inscribed "RFK 64"
Gallery Label: 
Robert F. Kennedy was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1964 representing New York. In 1968 he entered the race for the Democratic presidential nomination but was assassinated after winning the primary election in California.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Judith E. Reines
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group