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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.164
Maker Geraghty & Co.
Date 1944
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions Dia-1.25 inches
Description This is a political button from the 1944 presidential campaign of Franklin D. Roosevelt. The piece is a lithographed button with a colorized image of Franklin D. Roosevelt above crossed American flags. A banner runs across the bottom with the inscription "OUR PRESIDENT." The piece has a green background. The makers mark is on the back and reads "GERAGHTY & Co./ CHICAGO, ILL."
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Charles Geraghty Co.
Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Subjects Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS