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Object Name Pin, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.212
Maker B. A. Ballou Company
Date 1967
Material(s) Metal
Dimensions H-0.5 W-0.875 D-0.313 inches
Description This is a metal lapel pin campaign button that was created for the 1967 gubernatorial campaign of Henry Ward. The pin is shaped as a claw hammer and has the inscription "WARD" written along the handle of the hammer. The back of the button has a maker's mark inscription which reads "BALLOU / REG'D" signifying that it was created by the B. A. Ballou Company.
Notes Democrat Henry Ward lost the 1967 Governor's race to Republican Louie Nunn.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Ward, Henry
Subjects Political elections
Political campaigns
Political candidates
State government
Campaigns, Political
Search Terms Governors
Governor's elections
Governor's races
Governors elections
Governors races
Gubernatorial elections
Gubernatorial races
political campaigns
political souvenirs
Political button
Democratic Party
Democratic Ticket
Politics, Kentucky
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS