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Theodore Roosevelt Republican Campaign Badge

Object Number: 
Z.2095
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Silk, celluloid, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 14.9 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: imprinted at back of button, in black: "NATIONAL/EQUIPMENT CO.,/12 E. 23D ST.,/NEW YORK./TEL. 2477 8TH ST. Inscription: at lower left of button, in white: "COPYRIGHT 1904 - PACH"
Description: 
Circlular pin-back button with photographic portrait of Theodore Roosevelt; blue ribbon attached to metal frame of button at back with imprinted inscription in gold: "REPUBLICAN/DISTRICT/CAPTAIN/ROOSEVELT/AND/HIGGINS".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert Markham, June 12, 1956
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group