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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1994.5.63
Date 1964
Material(s) Tinplate/Celluloid/Paper/Ink
Dimensions H-1.188 W-1.188 D-0.125 Dia-1.188 inches
Description This is a circular political button, produced by lithographic process, for Nelson Rockefeller during his 1964 presidential campaign. It has a white background and the slogan, "Rocky!" in blue script. It has a stickpin on the reverse side.
Notes Nelson Rockefeller, Governor of New York, was an unsuccessful candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 1964 and 1968. The donor worked in the local presidential campaigns of Rockefeller in 1964 and Democrat Eugene McCarthy in 1968 in Louisville.
Collection Chuck Pittenger Collection
People Rockefeller, Nelson
Subjects Buttons
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Presidential elections
Campaigns, Political
Search Terms Presidential campaigns
Presidential election
Presidential elections
Political button
political campaigns
political souvenirs
Button, Political
Republican party
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS