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Object Name Button, Political
Title Button, Kennedy-Johnson
Catalog Number 1987.27.278
Date 1960
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions H-0.75 W-0.75 inches
Description This is a small, lithographed button with a straight pin enclosure. The button has red, white, and blue horizontal stripes. There is white text over the red and blue stripes and blue text over the white stripe. The text reads "KENNEDY/AND/JOHNSON".
Notes John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson defeated Vice President Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge in the 1960 presidential election.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Kennedy, John F.
Johnson, Lyndon B.
Subjects Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Search Terms Political button
political campaigns
Political elections
Button, Political
Presidential campaigns
Presidential election
Presidential candidates
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS