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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.104
Date 1932
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions H-0.875 W-0.875 inches
Description This is a lithographed button with a straight pin enclosure. This has a black background with white text that reads "FOR PRESIDENT - - FOR GOVERNOR/HOOVER -- COOPER". There are two black and white images of Hoover and Cooper.
Notes Herbert Hoover (1874-1964) was elected President on the Republican ticket over Democrat Al Smith of New York in 1928. He lost the 1932 race to New York Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People American Art Works
Hoover, Herbert
Subjects Politics & government
Political elections
Political candidates
Political campaigns
Search Terms Political button
Button, Political
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS