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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.242
Date 1952
Material(s) Tinplate/Ink
Dimensions H-1 W-1 D-0.188 Dia-1 inches
Description This is a circular political button, made by lithographic process, for Dwight D. Eisenhower's 1952 presidential campaign, as well as in support of Thurston Morton, John Sherman Cooper, and Robsion's respective campaigns. It has a red background with the names, "MORTON COOPER/ROBSION", in white print, surrounding a central white rectangle with the name, "IKE", in red print. There are two union labels located on the edge, toward the bottom. It has a stickpin located on the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1952 United States Presidential Election
People Cooper, John Sherman
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Morton, Thurston B.
Robsion
Subjects Buttons
Elections
Electioneering
Campaigns, Political
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politicians
Politics & government
Presidential appointments
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Presidential terms of office
Presidents
State government
Search Terms Button, Political
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Presidential nominees
Presidents
Politics
Politics, Kentucky
Presidential campaigns
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Presidential elections
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Presidents
Republican party
Republican Ticket
Republicans
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS