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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.59
Maker Bastian Brothers Company
Date 1916
Material(s) Celluloid/Paper/Tinplate
Dimensions H-1.25 W-1.25 inches
Description This is a celluloid process button with a straight pin enclosure. The button front has a white background and a black clover in the center. Each leaf of the clover contains a black and white image of Woodrow Wilson (bottom left), Cardinal Mercier (top), and the King of Belgium (bottom right). Red text on the button front reads: "WE HAVE LOVED/JUSTICE". The button has a paper backing.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Bastian Brothers Company
Wilson, Woodrow
Subjects World War I
Presidents
Political issues
Kings
Cardinals
Search Terms Belgium
World War I
Political button
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS