|Object Name||Button, Political|
|Dimensions||H-1.5 W-1.5 inches|
|Description||This is a celluloid-type pinback button with a straight pin enclosure. It has a white background with a black border, and a black and white image of "Scoop" Jackson in the center. There is white text surrounding the image on the border of the button, that reads: "'SCOOP' JACKSON/FOR PRESIDENT 1980".|
|Notes||Henry Martin "Scoop" Jackson (May 31, 1912 – September 1, 1983) was a US Congressman (1941–1953) and Senator (from 1953 until his death) from the state of Washington. Jackson was twice a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, in 1972 and 1976.|
|Collection||Drexell R. Davis Collection|
Jackson, Henry "Scoop"
Politics & government
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|