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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1994.6.19
Maker Bold Concepts
Date 1992
Material(s) Paper/Plastic/Tinplate
Dimensions H-4 W-4 Dia-4 inches
Description This political button is a celluloid-type button with tinplate backing and a hook and pin latching system. The front of the button's background is divided into two parts, with the top half being light blue, and the bottom half being a darker blue. Along the top border, "WITH HOPE & JUSTICE / FOR ALL" is printed in red. Along the bottom border, "52nd INAUGURATION JANUARY 20, 1993" is printed in white. On the viewer's left is a white box with black stroke containing a black and white portrait of Bill Clinton, and "CLINTON" printed in red beneath his portrait. In the center is a black and white photo of John F. Kennedy. On the viewer's right is a white box with black stroke containing a black and white photo of Al Gore and Gore's name printed in red, capitalized letters below the man's face. Along the center bottom edge, "BOLD CONCEPTS NYC 212-764-6330" is printed in white.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1992 United States Presidential Election
People Bold Concepts
Clinton, Bill
Gore, Albert
Kennedy, John F.
Subjects Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Presidential inaugurations
Vice presidents
Inaugurations
Inaugurations, Presidential
Search Terms Presidential campaigns
Presidential candidates
Presidential election
Presidential elections
Presidential nominees
Presidents
Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Political
Campaigns, Presidential
Political buttons
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS