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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.282
Maker Green Duck Co.
Date 1960
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions Dia-1.5 inches
Description This is a campaign button for the 1960 Republican Presidential ticket of Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge. The candidates' photos are in the center, in black and white. The background consists of three horizontal color areas-the top is red with the words "The Winning Team", printed in white; the center is white, with two blue stars on either side of the photos; and the bottom is blue, with the words "Nixon and Lodge" printed in white. The button was printed using the lithographic process and has a stickpin on the back.
Notes Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge were the Republican Presidential and Vice-presidential nominees in 1960.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1960 United States Presidential Election
People Nixon, Richard
Nixon, Richard M.
Lodge, Henry Cabot Jr.
Subjects Buttons
Campaigns, Political
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Presidential appointments
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Search Terms Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Presidential
Political buttons
political campaigns
political souvenirs
Presidential campaigns
Presidential election
Presidential elections
Presidential nominees
Republican party
Republican Ticket
Vice Presidential Candidates
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS