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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.204
Date 1987
Material(s) Paper/Plastic/Ink/Tinplate
Dimensions H-2.063 W-2.063 Dia-2.063 inches
Description This is a circular celluloid process political button from Raymond Douglas Kirk's 1987 Democratic primary election campaign for Kentucky attorney general. The button has a pale moss green background with dark red lettering that reads "ELECT/ KIRK/ ATTORNEY GENERAL". Around the edge there is dark red lettering that reads "Pd. for by Comm. to Elect Raymond Douglas Kirk Attorney General - Sandy Hollar, Treas.". A safety pin closure is attached to the back of the button.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Kirk, Raymond Douglas
Subjects Button badges
Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Political
Electioneering
Elections
People associated with politics & government
Political activity
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political parties
Politicians
Politics & government
State government
Search Terms Button, Political
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Kentucky
Kentucky politicians
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Kentucky Democratic Party
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Political elections
Political parties
political souvenirs
Politicians
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Politics & government
Politics, Kentucky
State elections
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS