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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.191
Date 1963
Material(s) Tinplate/Ink
Dimensions H-1 W-1 D-0.188 Dia-1 inches
Description This is a circular political button, made by lithographic process, for Edward T. Beathitt's Kentucky gubernatorial campaign, with his running mate Harry Lee Waterfield. It has a red and white background with the names, "Breathitt/Waterfield", in white and red print respectively. There are three manufacturing labels located on the side of the button. It has a stickpin on the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Breathitt, Edward T.
Waterfield, Harry Lee
Subjects Buttons
Campaign insignia
Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Political
Governors
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politicians
Politics & government
Search Terms Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Governors
Governor's elections
Governor's races
Governors elections
Governors races
Gubernatorial elections
Gubernatorial races
Kentucky
Kentucky Politics
Political buttons
political campaigns
political souvenirs
Politics
Politics, Kentucky
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS