|Object Name||Button, Political|
|Title||Button, Alton Parker-Henry Davis|
|Maker||Baltimore Badge & Novelty Company|
|Material(s)||Celluloid; tinplate; paper|
|Description||This is a political button from the 1904 presidential election featuring Alton B. Parker and Henry G. Davis. The button is a celluloid-process button with tinplate backing and a paper label bearing the maker's mark. The front of the button features portraiture of both men on a light blue background. Parker's bust is on the viewer's left, and printed in black on a white block along the bottom border of his portrait is "ALTON B. PARKER". The bust of Davis is on the viewer's right with similar black printing on white block along the border reading "HENRY G. DAVIS". The reverse features a paper label with the following inscription printed in black: "MADE BY/ BALTIMORE BADGES & NOVELTY/ COMPANY/ BALTIMORE, MD./ DESIGN PATENTED 10*/1*/01/ ALLIED PRINTING/ TRADES UNION LABEL COUNCIL/ BALTIMORE, MD./ NO.".|
|Collection||Drexell R. Davis Collection|
Baltimore Badge & Novelty Company
Davis, Henry G.
Parker, Alton B.
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|