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Willkie for president of commonwealth and southern

Object Number: 
Z.2540
Date: 
1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Pin-back campaign button; inscribed on yellow background "WILLKIE/FOR PRESIDENT/OF/COMMONWEALTH/AND/SOUTHERN"
Gallery Label: 
This sarcastic campaign button in support of Franklin D. Roosevelt suggests that Wendell Willkie ramain President of Commonwealth and Southern rather than become President of the U.S.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group