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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.132
Maker Badge-A-Minit
Date 1983
Material(s) Paper/Plastic/Tinplate/Ink
Dimensions H-2.25 W-2.25 Dia-2.25 inches
Description This is a circular celluloid process political button from Alben Barkley II's campaign for Kentucky lieutenant governor in 1983. The background is white. There is a black and white printed headshot of Barkley in the center of the button. There is black text above and below the images that reads, "Lieutenant Governor / THE NAME / SAYS IT ALL / ALBEN W. BARKLEY, II." The button has a safety-pin closure on the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Barkley, Alben W., II
Subjects Buttons (Information artifacts)
Campaigns, Political
People associated with politics & government
Political activity
Political campaigns
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Search Terms Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Political
Kentucky politicians
Kentucky Politics
Lieutenant Governor
Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Politics, Kentucky
Politics, Kentucky
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS