|Object Name||Button, Political|
|Title||Campaign button, "A new beginning..."|
|Maker||N.G. Slater Corporation|
|Material(s)||Celluloid; paper; tinplate|
|Description||This is a celluloid-type political button with tinplate backing and a hook and pin latch. The front of the button has a gold background. At the top center of the button printed in red with blue stroke is "A NEW / BEGINNING". Below this "President" is printed in black above a circular color portrait of Bill Clinton, followed by the presidential seal, followed by "Vice President" printed in black above a portrait of Al Gore. The portraits are contained in circular shapes with yellow borders and light blue backgrounds. Below each man's portrait, his name is printed in red capitalized letters over a yellow banner. Below the jugate, "INAUGURATION DAY" is printed in red on a blue banner. Below this banner "January 20, 1993" is printed in blue along the bottom border of the button. There are illustrated American flags on both sides of the button onto which the portraiture is overlaid. On the bottom center edge, "N. G. SLATER CORP. NYC (212)9243133" is printed in black.|
|Collection||Drexell R. Davis Collection|
N.G. Slater Corporation
Clinton, William J.
Gore, Albert A.
Politics & government
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|