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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.163
Date 1944
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Description This is a political bitton for the presidential election of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman. The button is a lithograph style button with a red, white and blue background. The inscription is in white block letters and reads "ROOSEVELT/ TRUMAN/ SAVE/ AMERICA." The piece has a federal shield in the center with red and white stripes. There are two union stamps on the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Truman, Harry S.
Subjects Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS