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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.94
Date 1979
Material(s) Paper/PlasticInk/Tinplate
Dimensions Dia-2.25 inches
Description This is a circular celluloid process metal political button for the campaign of George Salem for state auditor in 1979. The button has a white background with a drawing of the state of Kentucky in green outlined in navy blue and the name "SALEM" in graduated sized letters across the drawing. Around the top and the bottom of the button there is navy blue lettering that reads "AUDITOR". On the curled under edge is a partial union bug that is unintelligible. There is a stick pin attached to the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Salem, George
Subjects Buttons
Campaigns, Political
Elections
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politicians
Politics & government
State government
Search Terms Auditor
Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Political
Elections
Kentucky
Kentucky Politics
Political buttons
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
political souvenirs
Politicians
Politics
Politics & government
State elections
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS