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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 2000.2.18
Date 1991
Material(s) Metal/Paper/Plastic
Dimensions H-2.25 W-2.25 Dia-2.25 inches
Description This is a 1991 campaign button that was made for Paul Patton's run for Kentucky Lieutenant Governor. It is round with a medium blue background. At the top in a curved line is "PAUL PATTON" in white text. In the center of the buttoon is a color image of Patton from the chest up and it is cropped into a circle shape. At the bottom of the button are the words "Lieutenant Governor" in white text.
Notes Pikeville businessman and coal operator Paul Patton was elected Lt. Governor in 1991.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Patton, Paul E.
Subjects Political campaigns
Buttons (Information artifacts)
Campaign paraphernalia
State government
Search Terms Kentucky
Governor's elections
Governor's races
Governors elections
Governors races
Gubernatorial elections
Gubernatorial races
political souvenirs
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS