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Object Name Pin, Political
Catalog Number 1992.26.26
Date 1980-1990
Material(s) Metal//Enamel
Dimensions H-0.5 W-0.75 inches
Description This is a molded gold toned metal lapel pin from a Joe Evan political campaign. The pin is molded into the shape of a rooster running toward the right, and it is colored with yellow, red, and white enamel. The name "Joe / EVANS" is below and is colored with blue enamel. The back of the pin has a maker's mark that reads, "S&S." There is a butterfly clasp on the back of the pin.
Notes Joe "Rooster Run" Evans was a Democratic primary candidate for Kentucky Secretary of State in 1991. He also ran for the Kentucky State Senate in District 14 in 1998, but he was defeated by Republican Dan Kelly.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Evans, Joe
Subjects Buttons (Information artifacts)
Campaigns, Political
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Search Terms Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Political
Democratic Party
Democratic Party
Kentucky Democratic Party
Kentucky politicians
Kentucky Politics
Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Politics, Kentucky
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS